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Guidelines | July 23, 2009

Groundwater Development

Basic Concepts for Expanding CRS Water Programs

This document explains basic groundwater and well drilling concepts, and shows how they can be employed to strengthen and expand water development programs.


  • Introduction

  • Part I: Groundwater Basics

  • Part II: Wells and Boreholes

  • Part III: Groundwater Programming

  • Appendix A: Glossary of Technical Terms

  • Appendix B: Bibliography and Suggested References

  • Appendix C: Groundwater Fundamentals