ASTM D6000-96e1

    Standard Guide for Presentation of Water-Level Information From Ground-Water Sites



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    1. Scope

    1.1 this guide covers a series of options, but does not specify a course of action. It should not be used as the sole criterion or basis of comparison, and does not replace or relieve professional judgement.

    1.2 This guide summarizes methods for the presentation of water-level data from ground-water sites.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D653 Terminology Relating to Soil, Rock, and Contained Fluids

    D4043 Guide for Selection of Aquifer Test Method in Determining Hydraulic Properties by Well Techniques

    D4044 Test Method for (Field Procedure) for Instantaneous Change in Head (Slug) Tests for Determining Hydraulic Properties of Aquifers

    D4050 Test Method for (Field Procedure) for Withdrawal and Injection Well Testing for Determining Hydraulic Properties of Aquifer Systems

    D4104 Test Method (Analytical Procedure) for Determining Transmissivity of Nonleaky Confined Aquifers by Overdamped Well Response to Instantaneous Change in Head (Slug Tests)

    D4105 Test Method for (Analytical Procedure) for Determining Transmissivity and Storage Coefficient of Nonleaky Confined Aquifers by the Modified Theis Nonequilibrium Method

    D4106 Test Method for (Analytical Procedure) for Determining Transmissivity and Storage Coefficient of Nonleaky Confined Aquifers by the Theis Nonequilibrium Method

    D4630 Test Method for Determining Transmissivity and Storage Coefficient of Low-Permeability Rocks by In Situ Measurements Using the Constant Head Injection Test

    D4631 Test Method for Determining Transmissivity and Storativity of Low Permeability Rocks by In Situ Measurements Using Pressure Pulse Technique

    D5254 Practice for Minimum Set of Data Elements to Identify a Ground-Water Site

    D5269 Test Method for Determining Transmissivity of Nonleaky Confined Aquifers by the Theis Recovery Method

    D5270 Test Method for Determining Transmissivity and Storage Coefficient of Bounded, Nonleaky, Confined Aquifers

    D5408 Guide for Set of Data Elements to Describe a Groundwater Site; Part One--Additional Identification Descriptors

    D5409 Guide for Set of Data Elements to Describe a Ground-Water Site; Part Two--Physical Descriptors

    D5410 Guide for Set of Data Elements to Describe a Ground-Water Site;Part Three--Usage Descriptors

    D5447 Guide for Application of a Groundwater Flow Model to a Site-Specific Problem

    D5472 Test Method for Determining Specific Capacity and Estimating Transmissivity at the Control Well

    D5473 Test Method for (Analytical Procedure for) Analyzing the Effects of Partial Penetration of Control Well and Determining the Horizontal and Vertical Hydraulic Conductivity in a Nonleaky Confined Aquifer

    D5474 Guide for Selection of Data Elements for Groundwater Investigations

    D5490 Guide for Comparing Groundwater Flow Model Simulations to Site-Specific Information

    D5609 Guide for Defining Boundary Conditions in Groundwater Flow Modeling


    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code


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    DOI: 10.1520/D6000-96E01

    Citation Format

    ASTM D6000-96e1, Standard Guide for Presentation of Water-Level Information From Ground-Water Sites, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 1998, www.astm.org

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