Project Title: Contemporary Methods for Quantifying Submarine Groundwater Discharge to Coastal Areas

Date: 2016

Principal Investigators: Ray, R. L., & Dogan, A.


Summary: In Emerging Issues in Groundwater Resources (pp. 327-364). Springer International Publishing.

Submarine Groundwater Discharge (SGD), which represents subsurface exchange of water between land and ocean, is a major component of the hydrological cycle. Until the mid-1990s, it was generally believed that SGD rates were not large enough to influence ocean water budgets. Read full text…