Unconfined Aquifers

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Aquifer - Classification - Confined Versus Unconfined
... There are two end members in the spectrum of types of aquifers confined and unconfined (with semi-confined being in between) ... Unconfined aquifers are sometimes also called water table or phreatic aquifers, because their upper boundary is the water table or phreatic surface ... See Biscayne Aquifer.) Typically (but not always) the shallowest aquifer at a given location is unconfined, meaning it does not have a confining layer (an aquitard or aquiclude) between it and ...

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