Handbook of Groundwater Development
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|Format:||Hardback, 512 pages|
|Other Information: ||bibliography, index|
|Published In: ||United States, 21 March 1990|
Comprehensive and accurate coverage of the theory and techniques of ground water development is given in this volume. Produced by the Roscoe Moss Company, it combines the latest theories and techniques with practical knowledge gained from over 80 years of experience in the field. A general overview is included for managers, while more detailed sections are provided for professionals involved in the various phases of ground water development. Extensive appendices provide a wealth of pertinent data.
Table of Contents
WATER IN THE GROUND. Geologic Formations as Aquifers. Movement of Ground Water. Exploration for Ground Water. Geophysical Borehole Logging. Hydraulics of Wells. EXPLOITATION. Well Design----General Considerations. Drilling Systems. Drilling Fluid. Stresses on Well Casing and Screen. Corrosion and Incrustation. Selection of Casing and Screen. Water Well Cementing. Formation Stabilizer and Filter Pack. Well Development. Well and Aquifer Evaluation from Pumping Tests. MANAGEMENT AND USE. Vertical Turbine Pumps. Well and Pump Operation and Maintenance. Ground Water Quality and Contamination. Artificial Recharge. Ground Water Management. Appendices. Index.
|Publisher: ||John Wiley & Sons Inc|
|Dimensions: ||27.64 x 20.88 x 2.77 centimeters (1.39 kg)|