Ground Water in the Pacific Rim Countries

by Helen J. Peters, (editor), (F.ASCE), Consultant; Newcastle, California,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-812-0 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-812-4 (ISBN-10), 1991, Soft Cover, Pg. 192

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Conference information: Symposium | Honolulu, Hawaii, United States | July 23-25, 1991

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Document Type: Book - Proceedings

Abstract: This proceedings, Ground Water in the Pacific Rim Countries, consists of papers presented at the Symposium held in Honolulu, Hawaii, July 23-25, 1991. These papers discuss such topics as: 1) Advances in atoll hydrogeology; 2) well hydraulics; 3) saltwater intrusion; 4) ground water flow modeling; 5) artificial recharge; 6) ground water management and the island environment; and 7) ground water quality protection. In relation to these broad topics, specific subjects such as ground water in permafrost in northeast China, seawater intrusion control in Los Angeles County, chloride sources in a California coastal aquifer, and managing plate-boundary aquifers of New Zealand are discussed.

Subject Headings: Groundwater | Groundwater quality | Groundwater flow | Groundwater management | Groundwater recharge | Aquifers | Hydraulic models | Wells (water) | North America | California | United States | Los Angeles | China | Asia | New Zealand


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