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Download Engineering Hydrology by K. Subramanya PDF

Hydrology means the science of water. It is the science that deals with the occurrence, circulation and distribution of water of the earth and earth’s atmosphere. As a branch of earth science, it is concerned with the water in streams and lakes, rainfall and snow-fall, snow and ice on the land and water occurring below the earth’s surface in the pores of the soil and rocks. In a general sense…
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What are Groundwater Zones, Aeration, Saturation, Pheratic Zone, Vedose Zone

Groundwater is enormous and significant source of fresh water that owns huge share regarding water requirement of humans. Soil being a porous and non-porous medium allows movement of water through interstices and pores through various phenomenon. In terms of groundwater hydrology, the underground soil water is classified in to two basic zones:- a) Zone of Aerationb) Zone of Saturation Zone of…
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