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4Aquifer Geology and Geography Permeable materials such as sandstone, limestone and layers of sand and gravel
5Recharge Zone Ground surface where water enters an aquifer Dependent on permeability
6Springs and Wells Movement determined by the slope of the water table If the water table reaches the Earth’s surface water will flow out of the ground (Spring)Water table higher than the Earth’s surface lakes will form.
7Artesian Well Water flows from a crack in the cap rock of an aquifer.