Dolma 3


Spring- a outward flow of groundwater

Annual runoff- water that annually drains or flows off

Discharge- unload

Perched water table- a local zone of saturation that is above the main water table

Hot springs- a spring that is 6-9 degrees warmer than the annual air temperature

thermal- producing or causes heat

geysers-intermittent hot springs of fountains, where water is ejected with great force

well- a hole bored into the zone of saturation

irrigaton- helps with producing crops

fluctuate- to change continually

drawdown- decreases with the increasing distance fron the well

depression- area lower than the surrounding surface

cone of depression- a depression in the water table and roughly conial

hydraulic gradient- the slope of the water table

heterogeneous- different material of no relations

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