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Water table (Jbhv)

Definition
The planar surface between the zone of saturation and the zone of aeration. Also referred to as Water Level or Waterline. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Water levels
Broader Term
Hydrologic phenomena (Jbh)
Narrower Terms
Drawdown (Hydraulics) (Jbhvd)
Groundwater recharge (Jbhvr)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Aggressive waters (Jbha)
Degradation (Hydrology) (Jbhb)
Desiccation (Jbhc)
Drainage (Jbhd)
Floods (Jbhf)
Hydrologic cycle (Jbhh)
Streamflow (Jbhi)
River currents (Jbhl)
Ocean currents (Jbhm)
Peak discharge (Jbhn)
Ponding (Jbho)
Runoff (Jbhp)
Sediment discharge (Jbhr)
Seepage (Jbhs)
Storm surges (Jbht)
Upwelling (Jbhu)
Water waves (Jbhw)
Sea level (Jbhx)
Phenomena of frozen water (Jbhy)
Related Terms (Associative)
Aquifers (Vsb)