Department of Earth Science |Northeastern Illinois University

Fall, 2005

Daily Objectives #3 (September 15, 2005)                                        Dr. Sanders

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

v    Describe the mathematical concepts involved in the ground water flow equations, as outlined by the textbook in Chapter 1.

v    Describe and apply the principles involved in the concepts of  hydraulic conductivity, permeability, hydraulic head, Darcy’s law, porosity, effective porosity, specific discharge, flow velocity, specific retention, and specific yield. 

v Determine what material you will prepare for next week.

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