Useful resources for the course


Introduction to Ground Water

            EPA Ground Water - Introduction - FAQs


Hydrologic Processes at the Earth’s Surface


Interactive Weather Information Network

            U.S. Geological Survey stream flow real time data

            The Hydrologic Engineering Center,Corps of Engineers


Basic Principles of Ground-Water Flow       

            U.S. Geological Survey, Water Supply Paper 2220 by Ralph C. Heath


Geology and Ground Water                     

            Ground Water Atlas of the United State


Theory of Ground-Water Flow                 

             The Principle of Superposition and Its Application In Ground-water Hydraulics


Theory of Ground-Water Flow in Unsaturated Zones and Fractured Media

            Unsaturated Zone Flow Project USGS

            U. S. Salinity Laboratory Unsaturated flow and transport models


Basic Geologic and Hydrogeologic Investigations

            Techniques of Water-Resources Investigations Reports

            Geophysical Methods


Regional Ground-Water Flow

            Ground Water Atlas of the United State


Response of Confined Aquifers to Pumping

            Spreadsheets for the Analysis of Aquifer-Test and Slug-Test Data, Version 1.1


Leaky Confined Aquifers and Partially-Penetrating Wells

   Results of the Milton T-Field Aquifer Test Sand-and-Gravel Aquifer, Santa Rosa County Florida


Response of An Unconfined Aquifer to Pumping

U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1629 by Allen F. Moench, Stephen P. Garabedian, and Denis R. LeBlanc


Slug, Step and Intermittent Tests

        USGS Slug and Push-Pull Tests


Superposition and Bounded Aquifers

U.S. Geological Survey, Techniques of Water-Resources Investigations, Book 3, Chapter B6 By Thomas E. Reilly, O. Lehn Franke, and Gordon D. Bennett


Solving Well-Hydraulics Problems with a PC

        Spreadsheets for the Analysis of Aquifer-Test and Slug-Test Data, Version 1.1

Management of Ground-Water Resources

        A. California Water Plan

        B. U.S. Geological Survey Ground Water software Modflow

        C. U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY WATER-SUPPLY PAPER 2370-H Hydrology and Soil-Water-Plant Relations in Owens Valley, California 1998


Dissolved Mass in Ground Water


        B. Practical Guide for Ground - Water Sampling


Kinetic and Equilibrium Reactions

        USGS Geochemical Software


Key Reactions Influencing Ground-Water Chemistry

        U.S. Geological Survey, Water Supply Paper 2254 By John D. Hem


Basics of Mass Transport, Advection, and Dispersion

        A ground water contamination case study


Isotopes and Age Dating

    Use of Stable Isotopes of Carbon, Nitrogen, and Sulfur to Identify Sources of Nitrogen in Surface Waters in the Lower Susquehanna River Basin, Pennsylvania


Geochemistry of Natural Water Systems

        U.S. Geological Survey, Water Supply Paper 2254 By John D. Hem


Introduction to Contaminant Hydrogeology

        Site Characterization for Subsurface Remediation


Modeling Contaminant Transport

        EPA CSMoS Ground-Water Modeling Software

Sustaining Water: Population and the Future of Renewable Water Supplies


Water in Saudi Arabia

Ministry of Water and Electricity

Saudi WaterNet

Wadi Hanifah Rehabilitation Projects


Ground Water Publications


Journal of Ground Water


Water Resources Research


Journal of Hydrology


Journal of Contaminant Hydrology


Hydrogeology Journal

Ground Water Organizations

American Geophysical Union


Geological Society of America


National Ground Water Association


International Association of Hydrogeologists