06_Water_Resources

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Click to edit Master subtitle style  8/25/11 Module 6: Water Resources,  Rivers, & Glaciers GEO 121
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 8/25/11 water Figure 14.4, p. 471 Hydrologic Cycle
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 8/25/11 Figure 14.5, p. 471 aquifer:  sand or  sandstone
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Ground Water Management Drawdown can lead  to: ground subsidence lowering of the  water table Figure 14.15, p. 477
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 8/25/11 Landfills can release pollutants and toxic  compounds that infiltrate to the water table,  causing ground water contamination Ground Water Management  Figure 15.13, p. 520
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 8/25/11 Watersheds & Drainage  Figure 14.21, p. 481
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 8/25/11 River Discharge Figure 14.20, p. 481
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 8/25/11 Hydrograph Figure 14.22, p. 482 Peaks occur after rainfall events (lag time) between rains, stream flow falls to base flow,  (fed by ground water seepage)
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 8/25/11 Urban v. Rural
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 8/25/11 Impervious surfaces & runoff
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 8/25/11 Slope Erosion Figure 15.4, p. 499
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