Establishing a Permanent Measuring Point and Reference Marks at a Well

GroundwaterU Video Summary

This video demonstrates techniques to establish a permanent land surface datum, nearby reference marks, and a measuring point from which groundwater levels (and therefore water level elevations) at a well are measured in vertical wells and non-vertical wells. Step-by-step instructions are provided.

About this Video

Video Creator: USGS
Recommended/Summary by: Andrew Cohen
Curated by GroundwaterU on: 01/19/2022

Video Language: English
Video Category: Science/Engineering
Multimedia Type: Film/Pictures, Drawings/Graphs/Maps
Presentation Style: Demonstration
Technical Level: Advanced