|Groundwater: Nature's Hidden Treasure|
Materials presented here outline basic concepts related to groundwater, answering questions like "What is groundwater?" and "What is an aquifer?" More detailed topics include groundwater quality, sources of contamination, engineering problems presented by groundwater, and safeguards to the groundwater supply. A bibliography and links to other water-related sites are included. A French translation is available.
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This resource is part of 'Environment Canada: Water'
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Publisher: Environment Canada