- seepage surface
- The outflow surface between water level and the intersection of the phreatic surface in a well .
A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special Reference to Environmental Karst Hydrology. Courtesy of the author & The Karst Waters Institute. 2002.
Look at other dictionaries:
Seepage Salamander — Conservation status Near Threatened ( … Wikipedia
surface seepage — Surface discharge of ground water not important enough to form a rivulet  … Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology
seepage line — 1. The uppermost level at which flowing water emerges along a seepage face . 2. The upper free water surface of the zone of seepage. Synonymous with line of seepage, phreatic line  … Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology
Surface water — For water masses on the surface of the world ocean, see Surface water (ocean). : For water masses on the surface of land masses, see Surface water (land). Water collecting on the ground or in a stream, river, lake, wetland, or ocean is called… … Wikipedia
seepage — 1. The infiltration or percolation of water through rock or soil to or from the surface and usually restricted to the very slow movement of ground water. 2. The fluid discharged at a seep . 3. The amount of fluid discharged at a seep … Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology
seepage face — A boundary between the saturated flow field and the atmosphere along which ground water discharges, either by evaporation or movement ‘downhill’ along the land surface or in a well as a thin film in response to the force of gravity  … Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology
spring, seepage — A spring where surface discharge occurs from numerous small openings . Synonym: filtration spring … Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology
PENNINK — NETHERLANDS (see also List of Individuals) 27.9.1853 IJsselstein/NL 21.2.1936 Nijmegen/NL Johan M.K. Pennink graduated as a civil engineer from the Polytechnic in Delft in 1859. He joined the Rijkswaterstaat and from 1892 to 1896 collaborated… … Hydraulicians in Europe 1800-2000
Groundwater energy balance — The groundwater energy balance is the energy balance of a groundwater body in terms of incoming hydraulic energy associated with groundwater inflow into the body, energy associated with the outflow, energy conversion into heat due to friction of… … Wikipedia
Cold seep — Marine habitats Tube worms are among the dominant species in one of four cold seep community types in the Gulf of Mexico. Littoral zone … Wikipedia