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Winter Thaws Can Raise Ground Water Levels in Driftless AreaAuthor(s): Richard S. Sartz
Source: Research Note NC-35. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionSpringflow and ground water levels both rose with winter thaws, even when the ground was frozen. A high soil water content suggests that water moved to the water table through a continuous column of soil water rather than as a wetting front
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CitationSartz, Richard S. 1967. Winter Thaws Can Raise Ground Water Levels in Driftless Area. Research Note NC-35. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsspringflow, ground water levels, winter thaws
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