What is ground water.?
porosity vs. permeability
Permeability, a matereials ability to allow fluids to pass.
The water table.
The zone of saturation, is the area benethe the water table where are the pore spaces are filled completely with water.
The water table, the level below which the ground is saturated with water.
Aquiclude, is a zone within the earth that restricts the flow of ground water from one aquifer to another.
Aquifer, a body of permeable rock that can contain or tansmit ground water.
Types of Aquifers
continued aquifer, water flow is restricted by impermeable layers called aquicludes.