Notes and Observations: Estimating Water-Table Level in Peat Soil
Abstract:A method is described whereby data from an automatic water-level recorder, centrally located between parallel drainage ditches, are used to estimate water-table height at various locations within the drained area. The study site had a 12-foot accumulation of peat.
Document Type: Miscellaneous
Affiliations: Department of Forestry and Wildlife, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, Va.
Publication date: January 1, 1966
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