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Natural Processes of Ground-Water and Surface-Water Interaction
This site explains the hydrologic cycle and interactions of ground water with surface water, streams, lakes, and wetlands. There are sections about chemical interactions of ground water and surface water; evolution of water chemistry in drainage basins; and interaction of ground water and surface water in different landscapes. Mountainous, riverine, coastal, glacial and dune, and karst terrain are examined.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
Subject:
  • Hydrology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Information presented on this website is considered public information and may be distributed or copied. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credit is requested.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-004-265
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey


Author: Thomas C. Winter
U. S. Geological Survey

Author: Judson W. Harvey
U. S. Geological Survey

Author: O. Lehn Franke
U. S. Geological Survey

Author: William M. Alley
U. S. Geological Survey