The purpose of the lab is to assess the sustainability of ground water at present condition of human development and industrialization.
Ground water originates from water flow through soil and is a part of Earth water cycle. The sustainability of ground water is an interdisciplinary issue, involving ecology, climatology, hydrology, geomorphology, etc. Fresh water takes only 3% of water available at Earth, and about 30% of it is ground water. Thus, people actively use the resource for drinking water supply. In addition, the ground aquifers are under influence of mining, industry and saline water intrusion. Since groundwater does not Continue reading...