Groundwater table

Updated on 19/06/2018
water table.
Sens technique
First sheet encountered while digging a well. It is usually unconfined, i.e. whose surface is at the atmospheric pressure. It may also be under pressure if the covering soil has a low permeability. When it is unconfined, it flows into an aquifer having an unsaturated zone close to ground level.
According to BRGM
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