Since the need to protect ground water from pollution was recognized, researchers have made progress in understanding the vulnerability of ground water to contamination. Yet, there are substantial uncertainties in the vulnerability assessment methods now available.
With a wealth of detailed information and practical advice, this volume will help decisionmakers derive the most benefit from available assessment techniques. It offers
This book will be indispensable to policymakers and resource managers, environmental professionals, researchers, faculty, and students involved in ground water issues, as well as investigators developing new assessment methods.
Table of Contents
|2 Considerations in the Selection and Use of Vulnerability Assessments||30-41|
|3 Approaches to Vulnerability Assessments||42-103|
|4 Data and Databases||104-134|
|5 Case Studies||135-169|
|6 Conclusions and Recommendations||170-180|
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