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water table

The level at which rock or any underground stratum is saturated with water. This overlies an impervious stratum.
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Monitoring of surface kinematics is a key point to landslide studies, noticeably to establish relationships between surface motion and the evolution of environmental parameters (such as rainfall and water table [6,33,57-59]).
"We aren't in near the trouble as the San Joaquin Valley and Paso Robles, where there are serious drops in water table levels.
The depth of ground water table was interpolated by using geostatistical method of ordinary kriging Method during the period of 1990 to 2013 for premonsoon and postmonsoon.The result indicate that the depth of water table more than 10 meter is extented upto 11 sqkm to 94 sqkm of study area during 1990 to 2013 in premonsoon but in post monsoon the depth of water table more than 10 meter is increses upto 4 sqkm to 125 sqkm.
It will carry out the design of the wastewater treatment and the soil and water table decontamination, write the tender documentation, perform the design review of the plans and documents submitted by the selected contractor, and finally supervise the works.
"The project site is only 100 yards away from the ocean and the water table is just a few feet below the surface, so when the tide changes, the water level would constantly change," says Pradeep Chand, president and owner of Hawaii Pacific Trenchless (HPT).
Water table is depleting rapidly due to increasing tube wells, says the study.
As a result, pathogens can be transported rapidly with little attenuation or filtration below the water table (McCoy & Hagedorn, 1979).
Recognizing the above concerns, in this study, the effect of CD on AV losses from CI paddy fields was investigated by managing water table control levels with the use of a lysimeter equipped with an automatic water table control system.
As a response to climatic change, the position of the water table in boreal and subarctic peatlands will be modified [2], and heavy precipitation events and number of wet days are expected to increase in northern Europe [3].
He explained that the harvest has expanded in recent years, but it has only happened because of massive overpumping from the water table.
The worst- hit areas are South Delhi and parts of Southwest Delhi covering over 264 sq km where the water table has dropped by about 70 feet over the last 10 years.