conditions necessary for the formation of artesian well




Conditions necessary for the formation of artesian well

  • The aquifer must lie between impermeable rock to retain water
  • The aquifer must outcrop in a region which is a source of water like a rain area beneath a lake to have sufficient water
  • The aquifer must dip from a region of water intake and form a broad  syncline to exert enough pressure
  • The mouth of the well must be lower than the intake area to ansune water comes out of the well on its own

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