Ground Water Modeling: Basic Concepts and Analytical Model

• Calculate flow through a segment of aquifer using a flow net and Darcy's Law.

• Calculate flow through a cube of aquifer as represented by a cardboard cube.

• Explain the difference between a

• Explain the purpose of a numerical model

• Explain how Darcy's law is used in a numerical model.

v Ground Water Modeling: Conceptual Models

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"Co-op 10" of
the ISWS
USGS document
Regional planning
document

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Ground Water Modeling:
Practice

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Work through all the steps
described in
the
First
Steps and Building Your Model
documents (from a few weeks ago). Today might be the day you get your
model to run!

Department of Earth Science | Northeastern Illinois University

*Copyright 2009 Laura L. Sanders. Last
updated March 31, 2009.*