Hands on geohydrology training for students
New groundwater quality project
Delaware Geological Survey Issues Report on water resources study of southern New Castle and Northern Kent Counties, Delaware
RI82 Southern New Castle – Northern Kent Counties Groundwater Monitoring Project: Results of Subsurface Exploration and Hydrogeological Studies
The Delaware Geological Survey, in cooperation with the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, completed a groundwater-monitoring, infrastructure-construction, and data-collection project in southern New Castle and northern Kent Counties, Delaware.
Delaware Geological Survey Issues Report on Results of Groundwater Flow Simulations in The East Dover Area, Delaware
OFR52 Results of Groundwater Flow Simulations In the East Dover Area, Delaware
In 2015, staff of the Water Supply Section of the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) informed the DGS of their concerns about overpumping of the unconfined Columbia aquifer in an area east of Dover (Figure 1). In this area, the City of Dover’s Long Point Road Wellfield (LPRW) and numerous irrigation systems pump water from the shallow Columbia aquifer.
National Ground Water Monitoring Network – Delaware
The DGS has been a data provider for the National Ground-Water Monitoring Network (NGWMN) since 2016. NGWMN is a consortium of state and local agencies and the U.S.