We’re rewarding the question askers & reputations are being recalculated! Read more.

Questions tagged [water-table]

The tag has no usage guidance.

3 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
3
votes
0answers
588 views

How far can water wick up above the capillary fringe in sediment or soil?

The capillary fringe is the area above the water table where the water is held in tension so that the connected pore space is completely saturated, although variation in pore size means that there is ...
3
votes
0answers
63 views

Are the Great Lakes Getting Cleaner, or worse?

I live in Hamilton Ontario which a major city right on the shore of Lake Ontario, and I was just doing some personal research on the pollution levels in lake Ontario. Generally the water here has a ...
2
votes
0answers
370 views

Linear Boussinesq Equation for groundwater flow in inconfined aquifer?

I was reading a paper (equation 1 in linked paper) where they used 'linearized Boussinesq' equation to model groundwater in unconfined aquifer. The linearized Boussinesq equation described in the ...