Ground Water Basin Management

Committee on Ground Water of the Irrigation and Drainage Division, ASCE

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-216-6 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-216-9 (ISBN-10), 1961, Soft Cover, Pg. 160

Manual of Practice No.: 40

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Manual of Practice


The purpose of this manual, Ground Water Basin Management, is to focus attention upon one particular phase of the hydrologic cycleground water. This manual is concerned primarily with the factors influencing the management of major groundwater basins. Topics covered include an outline of groundwater hydrology, calculation of the perennial supply, recharge and withdrawal, maintenance of groundwater quality, and planned utilization of groundwater. This manual will be of interest to practicing engineers or researchers working with groundwater basin management.

Subject Headings: Groundwater management | Groundwater supply | Basins | Hydrology | Groundwater quality | Maintenance


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