California State University, Sacramento
Geology 500- M.S. thesis project
Week 3: Slug tests
Hvorslev, M.J., 1951, Time lag and soil permeability in ground-water observations: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Bulletin no. 36, Vicksburg, Mississippi,
Bouwer, H., and Rice, R. C., 1976, A slug test for determining hydraulic conductivity of unconfined aquifers with completely or partially penetrating wells: Water Resources Research, v. 12, pp. 424-428.
Fetter, Applied Hydrogeology: slug tests, Hvorslev and Bouwer and Rice sections
Data sets: slug tests from the CSUS wellfield
Use slug test data to estimate hydraulic conductivity in the shallow water-bearing interval (MW1 and MW3).