The role and limitations of groundwater vulnerability maps in evaluating groundwater pollution hazard beneath contaminated land
Lewis, Melinda; Stuart, Marianne; Robins, Nicholas; Davey, Ian R. 1997 The role and limitations of groundwater vulnerability maps in evaluating groundwater pollution hazard beneath contaminated land. In: Chilton, John, (ed.) Groundwater in the Urban Environment. Rotterdam, Balkema, 617-620, 4pp.Before downloading, please read NORA policies.
Groundwater vulnerability maps are currently being produced for the UK as a tool to aid decision making reagrding land use. The maps classify the hazard to groundwater in an underlying aquifer posed by a contaminant load on the ground surface. Their role in assessing the potential impact of contaminated land on groundwater is reviewed.
|Item Type:||Publication - Book Section|
|Programmes:||BGS Programmes 2010 > Groundwater Science|
|NORA Subject Terms:||Earth Sciences
|Date made live:||13 Jun 2011 15:35|
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