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https://www.usgs.gov/special-topic/water-science-school/science/aquifers-and-groundwater

The saturated zone beneath the water table is called an aquifer, and aquifers are huge storehouses of water. What you are looking at in this picture is a "well" that ...

https://www.usgs.gov/faqs/what-difference-between-a-confined-and-unconfined-water-table-aquifer

A water-table--or unconfined--aquifer is an aquifer whose upper water surface ( water table) is at atmospheric pressure, and thus is able to rise and fall.

https://www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/water-tables-and-aquifers/

Mar 27, 2013 ... A water table describes the boundary between water-saturated ground and unsaturated ground. Below the water table, rocks and soil are full of ...

https://www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/water-table/

Jul 30, 2019 ... The water table is the boundary between the unsaturated zone and the saturated zone underground. Below the water table, groundwater fills ...

https://sciencing.com/difference-between-aquifer-water-table-8509843.html

Aquifers can be considered unconfined or confined. An unconfined aquifer's bottom is a layer of nonporous rock, which restricts water flow, creating a barrier to the ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aquifer

The water table and unsaturated zone are also illustrated. An aquitard is a zone within the Earth that restricts the flow of groundwater from one aquifer to another.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Water_table

Below the water table, in the phreatic zone (zone of saturation), layers of permeable rock that yield groundwater are called aquifers. In less permeable soils, ...

https://www.ngwa.org/what-is-groundwater/About-groundwater/unconfined-or-water-table-aquifers

Water in unconfined aquifers is subject to losses due to plant uptake and evaporation. When a well is constructed into an unconfined aquifer, the water level in the ...

https://www.britannica.com/science/water-table

Apr 9, 2020 ... Water table, also called groundwater table, upper level of an underground surface in which the soil or rocks are permanently saturated with ...

http://snr.unl.edu/data/water/groundwater/realtime/satuate.aspx

The zone above the water table, where pore spaces contain both air and water, is known as the unsaturated zone. Saturation and Unsaturation Zones.