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Item: piezometric surface

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a theoretical surface representing the pressure of groundwater in an aquifer. It is defined by the level that water is measured in the bore that penetrates the aquifer.

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accepted on 26 May 2017 12:48:18.055

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date accepted 26 May 2017 12:48:18.055
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description a theoretical surface representing the pressure of groundwater in an aquifer. It is defined by the level that water is measured in the bore that penetrates the aquifer.
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description a theoretical surface representing the pressure of groundwater in an aquifer. It is defined by the level that water is measured in the bore that penetrates the aquifer.
editorial note Definition adapted from National Water Commission's Groundwater essentials report and modified | Approved July 2016
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note This term and definition is used in technical products in the Bioregional Assessment Programme, a collaboration between the Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy, the Bureau of Meteorology, CSIRO and Geoscience Australia. For more information see http://www.bioregionalassessments.gov.au.
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rights © Commonwealth of Australia 2016. All content in this entry is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia Licence. The Bioregional Assessment Programme requests attribution as '© Commonwealth of Australia 2016 (Bioregional Assessment Programme http://www.bioregionalassessments.gov.au)'.
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