This book presents a unique and up-to-date summary of what is known about groundwater on our planet, from a global perspective and in terms of area-specific factual information. Unlike most textbooks on groundwater, it does not deal with theoretical principles, but rather with the overall picture that emerges as a result of countless observations,

chapter 1|4 pages


chapter 2|30 pages

Groundwater in the Global Water Cycle

chapter 4|50 pages

Groundwater Resources

chapter 5|44 pages

Groundwater Withdrawal and Use

chapter 7|42 pages

Groundwater Resources Management

chapter 8|10 pages

Final Comments