The Groundwater Project

Books

New Books!

Books for Children

Introductory Groundwater Books

Books about Managing Our Groundwater Resource

 

We suggest reading the following book first for those unfamiliar with the topic.

Groundwater Resources Development: Effects and Sustainability

Books about Aquifers

Books about Specific Groundwater Settings

Groundwater Geology Books

 Groundwater Geochemistry Books

Groundwater Biology Books

Books about Groundwater Contamination

Suggested reading order of the first few books for those new to the topic:

Groundwater and Society

Groundwater Modeling Books

Groundwater Investigation Techniques

Analysis Techniques for Groundwater Problems

Books About the History of Groundwater

Preserved Books

Some of the books in this category have been given to the Groundwater Project for preservation and to spread free knowledge throughout the world. Others contain valuable information and are available elsewhere on the web but are difficult to find, so they are included here to provide Groundwater Project readers with access to these hidden gems of knowledge.

Coming Soon!

Age Dating Young Groundwater

New!
Yes

An Introduction to Hydraulic Testing in Hydrogeology: Basic Pumping, Slug, and Packer Methods

Yes

Biotic Transformations of Organic Contaminants

New!
Yes

Claire and the Invisible Water

(PDF in English, Malayalam, Portuguese)

No

Colloid (Nano- and Micro-Particle) Transport and Surface Interaction in Groundwater

No

Conceptual and Visual Understanding of Hydraulic Head and Groundwater Flow

(PDF in English, Bahasa Indonesia, Farsi, Portuguese)

Yes

A Conceptual Overview of Surface and Near‑Surface Brines and Evaporite Minerals

No

Cross-Border Impacts Related to Transboundary Aquifers: Characterizing Legal Responsibility and Liability

New!
Yes

Dissolved Organic Carbon in Groundwater Systems

No

Distributed Fiber-Optic Hydrogeophysics

No

Domestic Wells – Introduction and Overview

No

The Edwards Aquifer

No

Electrical Imaging for Hydrogeology

(PDF in English and Spanish)

No

Fluoride in Groundwater

No

Flux Equations for Gas Diffusion in Porous Media

No

Fractures and Faults in Sandstone and Sandstone-Shale/Mudstone Sequences and Their Impact on Groundwater

No

Geologic Frameworks for Groundwater Flow Models

(PDF in English, Arabic, French, Hungarian, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish)

No

Geophysical Logging For Hydrogeology

New!
No

Getting Started with MODFLOW

New!
Yes

A Glossary of Hydrogeology

New!
No

Graphical Construction of Groundwater Flow Nets

(PDF in English and Spanish)

No

Groundwater and Hydrothermal Ore Deposits

No

Groundwater in Our Water Cycle: Getting to Know the Earth's Most Important Freshwater Source

(PDF in English, Catalan, Italian, Turkish)

No

Groundwater and Petroleum

New
No