Monitoring of Seawater Intrusion in Coastal Aquifers: Basics and Local Concerns

  title={Monitoring of Seawater Intrusion in Coastal Aquifers: Basics and Local Concerns},
  author={Abraham J. Melloul and Lior C. Goldenberg},
  journal={Journal of Environmental Management},
Monitoring of seawater intrusion is essential to determine and predict groundwater deterioration, and assess other managerial activities in coastal aquifers. Monitoring involves designing strategy and methodology of field surveys for choosing the most effective means towards obtaining the most reliable possible data. The monitoring of seawater intrusion may consist of direct and indirect methods. Direct methods include measurement of groundwater salinity profiles and groundwater sampling of… 

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