Water resources meet sustainability: new trends in environmental hydrogeology and groundwater engineering

  title={Water resources meet sustainability: new trends in environmental hydrogeology and groundwater engineering},
  author={Helder I. Chamin{\'e}},
  journal={Environmental Earth Sciences},
  • H. Chaminé
  • Published 9 January 2015
  • Environmental Science, Geology, Geography
  • Environmental Earth Sciences
Groundwater is a dynamic, finite, and vulnerable but resilient natural resource to be protected in an environmentally sustainable manner. Groundwater systems require a comprehensive understanding of climatology, geology, morphotectonics, hydrogeology, hydrogeochemistry, hydrodynamics, isotope hydrology, hydrogeomorhology, rock and soil hydrogeotechnics, and surface hydrology. Groundwater conceptual models (ground model, hydrogeological conceptual model, and numerical model)—from site… 

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