Aquifers of Texas

by Peter Gillham George & others. Texas Water Development Board. 2011. 172p. illus. maps. OCLC# 787271257. Free.

The book cover of "Aquifers of Texas" by Peter Gillham George, et al features a natural aquifer being fed by a small waterfall, surrounded by trees and plants.


This study provides an overview of nine major and 21 minor Texas aquifers. Summaries describe the geology, hydrology, and water use of the aquifers, while the report discusses water issues and reviews groundwater basics and management. Although this report is technical in nature, it serves as a layperson’s guide to Texas groundwater resources.

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2011 - Selection(s)