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By B.B.S. Singhal †

Hydrogeology is a topical and transforming into topic because the earth's water assets develop into scarcer and extra weak. greater than 1/2 the outside quarter of continents is roofed with not easy rocks of low permiability.

This publication bargains comprehensively with the elemental rules for figuring out the hydrogeological features of rocks, in addition to exploration recommendations and evaluation. It additionally presents intensive dialogue on structural mapping, distant sensing, geophysical exploration, GIS, groundwater circulate modelling and contaminant shipping, box hydraulic trying out together with tracer assessments, groundwater caliber, geothermal reservoirs, controlled aquifer recharge, and assets overview and management.

Hydrogeological points of assorted lithology teams, together with crystalline rocks, volcanic rocks, carbonate rocks and clastic formations were handled individually, utilizing and discussing examples from worldwide. it will likely be a useful textual content e-book cum reference resource for postgraduate scholars, researchers, exploration scientists and engineers engaged within the box of groundwater improvement in fractured rocks.

Applied Hydrogeology of Fractured Rocks - moment variation is carefully revised and prolonged with a brand new bankruptcy, up to date sections, many new examples, and extended and up to date references.

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