Goals and Objectives


Goals and Objectives


  • Describe the two-way relationship between water resources and human society
  • Explain the distribution and dynamics of water at the surface and in the subsurface of the Earth
  • Thoughtfully evaluate information and policy statements regarding the current and future predicted state of water resources
  • Interpret graphical representations of scientific data

Learning Objectives

In completing this lesson, you will:

  • Apply the concept of hydraulic head to draw flowlines on maps and cross-sections
  • Interpret the current and historical balance between groundwater recharge and water extraction from well hydrographs
  • Propose a course of action to address overdraft in an aquifer