The water flowing into the excavation is termed groundwater. Continue digging and the water in the pores will continue flowing into the hole until it reaches a constant level. This level is termed the water table.
Groundwater Basics for Understanding Urban Salinity
This booklet is part of the Local Government Salinity Initiative series and presents some basic groundwater concepts necessary for understanding urban salinity processes.
- 2 February 2005
- Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources
- ISBN 0-73475-4418
- File PDF 1.6MB
- Pages 28
- Name urban-salinity-groundwater-basics.pdf