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James Petersen
ISBN: 9781133606536

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Fundamentals of Physical Geography

2nd Edition
James Petersen
ISBN: 9781133606536
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What is the difference between infiltration and percolation?

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The difference between infiltration and percolation.

Explanation

Any water that lies beneath the Earth’s surface is known as subsurface water. Water from precipitation or water that melts from the frozen ice soaks into groundwater through the process of infiltration.

During infiltration, water moves from the surface into the void spaces in soil and other loose sediments and into cracks, joints, and other rock fractures. Infiltration replenishes the water in subsurface locations...

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