Department of Earth Science |Northeastern Illinois University

ESCI 337
Fall, 2007

Daily Objectives #12 (October 9, 2007)                                        Dr. Sanders

By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:

v Darcy's Law
  • Use a Darcy tube to investigate hydraulic conductivity, hydraulic head, and hydraulic gradient. 
  • Use Darcy's Law.
v Flow Nets
  • Read hydraulic head values in piezometers and use them to construct a flow net.

Today's Agenda:

v The NEIU Darcy Tube: v Ground Water Model:  You may work individually or with a group on this part.
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