What is Groundwater?
By: Leia Pierre-Paul
What processes make water groundwater?
Porosity vs. Permeability
Zone of Saturation- The place underneath the water table where all pores are completely filled with water.
Water Table-The level below which the ground is completely saturated with water.
Aquiclude- An impermeable rock or sediment that plays the role of a barrier to flowing groundwater.
Aquifer- A body of permeable rock that can hold or transfer groundwater.