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PREFERRED TERM
confined subartesian  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • An aquifer containing water between two relatively impermeable boundaries. The water level in a well tapping a confined aquifer stands above the top of the confined aquifer and can be higher or lower than the water table that may be present in the material above it. The water level does not rise above the ground surface.
DESCRIPTION
  • An aquifer containing water between two relatively impermeable boundaries. The water level in a well tapping a confined aquifer stands above the top of the confined aquifer and can be higher or lower than the water table that may be present in the material above it. The water level does not rise above the ground surface.
IDENTIFIER
  • confinedSubArtesian
TITLE
  • confined subartesian
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/AquiferTypeValue/confinedSubArtesian
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