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  Artesian aquifer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An artesian aquifer is a confined aquifer containing groundwater that will flow upwards out of a well without the need for pumping.
In recharging aquifers, this happens because the water table at its recharge zone is at a higher elevation than the head of the well.
Artesian wells were named after the former province of Artois in France, where many artesian wells were drilled by Carthusian monks since 1126 (see also
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Artesian   (240 words)

 KGS--Meade County--Artesian Water
The piezometric surface, or pressure-indicating surface, of an artesian aquifer is an imaginary surface that everywhere coincides with the static level, or head, of the water in the aquifer.
Precipitation that falls in the discharge area of an artesian basin has no effect upon the ground-water level, or pressure head, for in such areas the artesian water is effectively sealed from the surface by impervious beds or else the artesian pressure could not be maintained.
As the total annual discharge of artesian water is estimated to be 10,000 acre-feet, and if the recharge is assumed to be equal to the discharge, this indicates that an average recharge of about 0.27 inches may reach the water table in the areas described.
www.kgs.ku.edu /General/Geology/Meade/07_artes.html   (5259 words)

 Artesian Lakes - Welcome
Weaving along the edge of the Big Thicket Preserve, Artesian Lakes is a low-density community of only 100 lake-front home sites on more than 400 acres of towering pines and hardwoods.
In an "oxbow" of the Trinity River, the swirling eddies of the flooding river over countless centuries created layer upon layer of rich gravel deposits, which act as a natural filter to purify the water in the aquifer.
Artesian Lakes is designed to make the impact on the environment minimal but on the psyche, positively transformational.
www.artesianlakes.com /index.htm   (224 words)

 Artesian Contracting
"Artesian is responsive, attentive, and very sensitive to bringing projects in within budget.
Some of the factors that distinguish Artesian Contracting from others are financial strength, bonding capacity, and building capability.
Artesian provides construction services to clients who value quality and integrity throughout the entire construction experience.
www.artesiancontracting.com /index.htm   (93 words)

 Cardiome to acquire Artesian Therapeutics - Pharmaceutical Business Review
Under the terms of the proposed acquisition, payments to Artesian shareholders are contingent on the achievement of certain pre-defined clinical milestones.
Artesian's lead program is focused on a series of dual-pharmacophore compounds designed to simultaneously inhibit the cardiac phosphodiesterase enzyme (PDE3), causing inotropic effects, while inhibiting the L-Type Calcium channel to protect against calcium overload.
Artesian's second program focuses on a novel strategy to attenuate the deleterious effects of the excessive neurohormonal activation which occurs in congestive heart failure.
www.pharmaceutical-business-review.com /article_news_print.asp?guid=3F53E304-53DD-4729-8A1F-FA11D94C3710   (261 words)

 Artesian Pools - Central Florida
The craftsmen at artesian Pools have the knowledge, stability and reputation that are essential for a quality job and your peace of mind.
Artesian Pools is a proud member of the Florida Swimming Pool Association (FSPA), and upholds the high standards set by them.
All Artesian pools are built using 100% Gunite construction for the most uniform consistency and highest shell strength.
www.artesianpools.com /about.htm   (340 words)

 Artesian Process Chemicals Group - Charleston, West Virginia
Since 1983, Artesian Process Chemicals Group has grown to be one of the largest regional companies in the field of water treatment and water management services for boiler, cooling and wastewater systems.
Artesian products and service include a full line of water treatment chemicals and the feeding and control equipment needed to maximize their performance.
Artesian Process Chemicals Group is a member of the Association of Water Technologies, the premier nationally recognized organization in the water treatment industry.
www.artesianlabs.com /index.html   (282 words)

 Artesian Norman Basset
The Artesian Norman Basset was produced in the nineteenth century by two famous breeders, Louis Lane and Count Le Coulteux de Canteleu, from the Norman Basset (or Lane Basset).
The Artesian Norman Basset was introduced successfully to Great Britain and the United States as the breed was becoming popular in France.
The Artesian Norman Basset is one of the rare scenthounds who can live in an apartment, but he still needs space and exercise.
www.furrycritter.com /resources/dogs/Artesian_Norman_Basset.htm   (324 words)

 artesian well - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
ARTESIAN WELL [artesian well] deep drilled well through which water is forced upward under pressure.
The water in an artesian well flows from an aquifer, which is a layer of very porous rock or sediment, usually sandstone, capable of holding and transmitting large quantities of water.
Artesian springs can occur in similar fashion where faults or cracks in the overlying impervious layer allow water to flow upward.
www.encylopedia.com /html/a/artesian.asp   (466 words)

 Olympia Artesian Drinking Water Well   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
A group called “Friends of the Artesians,” the City of Olympia, and the Port of Olympia are working together to create a public park-like area with a flowing artesian well as the focal point.
The artesian well should be sited in an area that does not pose a significant risk for contamination of the well water or other water-bearing zones.
The State and the County are committed to working with the Friends of the Artesians, the City of Olympia, and the Port of Olympia to explore options for a community park-like setting with an artesian well as a source for public drinking water.
www.ecy.wa.gov /programs/wr/swro/olympia-artesian.html   (743 words)

 Artesian City Federal Credit Union
Artesian City Federal Credit Union provides maximum security for your funds through the NCUA (National Credit Union Administration), a U.S. government agency.
Artesian City Federal Credit Union's field of membership is open to all employees of the City of Albany, Dougherty County, the Albany Housing Authority and the Water, Gas and Light Commission.
Membership in Artesian City FCU is an ongoing benefit to employees and associates of participating companies or groups.
www.artesianfcu.org /about/join.html   (351 words)

 Artesian Stables - Coming Events
Artesian Stables will administer common prescribed drugs and treatments with the consent of the owner without any liability to any staff or owner, manager, of Artesian Stables.
Artesian Stables recommends that all riders and boarders carry health insurance on themselves and full mortality insurance on their horses.
Artesian Stables is not responsible for theft/damage to owner's tack and other properties.
www.members.aol.com /artesianstables/pages/conduct.html   (778 words)

 Cardiome completes acquisition of Artesian Therapeutics - Pharmaceutical Business Review
The completion of the acquisition closes the deal that was first made public when Cardiome announced that it had executed a letter of intent in late August 2005.
Under the terms of the acquisition, payments to Artesian shareholders are contingent on the achievement of certain pre-defined clinical milestones.
Artesian was founded in March of 2002 to discover and develop bi- functional small-molecule drugs for the treatment of cardiovascular disease, and currently has two advanced small molecule discovery programs in the area of congestive heart failure.
www.pharmaceutical-business-review.com /article_news_print.asp?guid=64B79C8D-ABF0-43F8-9656-D1CA19514381   (227 words)

 Jade Spring Artesian Water
According to the EPA, water from artesian aquifers often is more pure because the confining layers of rock and clay impede the movement of contamination.
Artesian well water comes from a well that taps an aquifer--layers of porous rock, sand and earth that contain water--which is under pressure from surrounding upper layers of rock or clay.
When tapped, the pressure in the aquifer, commonly called artesian pressure, pushes the water above the level of the aquifer, sometimes to the surface.
www.wisconsincommonmarket.com /JadeSpringArtesianWater   (275 words)

 City of Artesian
Artesian is a small town located on Hwy.
The Artesian branch was the original branch of LiveStock State Bank.
The Sanborn Central School District is a consolidated district betweeen Artesian and Letcher with a new K-12 facility located near Forestburg.
www.artesiansd.com   (276 words)

 Purely Sedona Artesian Spring Water
The pure water that formed the spring was generated from rain and snowfall in the mountainous areas far north hundreds of years ago.
All of the area north of the spring is non-farm land and very mountainous which produces a bountiful supply of clean, non-polluted, natural artesian spring water.
The Oak Creek Canyon Artesian Spring was the water source for Native Americans who lived in Oak Creek Canyon for many years.
www.bottledwaterstore.com /sedona.htm   (201 words)

 The Great Artesian Basin
The Great Artesian Basin was formed between 100 and 250 million years ago and consists of alternating layers of waterbearing (permeable) sandstone aquifers and non-waterbearing (impermeable) siltstones and mudstones.
Mound springs are natural outlets of the artesian aquifers from which groundwater flows to the surface.
Dating of the artesian waters has given ages of almost 2 million years for the oldest waters, which occur in the south-western area of the Basin.
www.nrm.qld.gov.au /water/gab/index.html   (484 words)

 Abandoned Artesian Well Plugging Program - Environmental Services - Seminole County Government - Florida
An artesian well is a well that has been drilled into a rock formation that contains water confined under pressure (an artesian aquifer).
Some artesian wells, however, have been "abandoned." Basically an abandoned artesian well is one that has no flow control on it or the well casing is deteriorated and water is flowing or seeping onto or under the ground.
Presently, activity in the Abandoned Artesian Well Plugging Program is diminishing, mainly for two reasons: increased awareness of water conservation and development of much of the agricultural land in Seminole County.
www.seminolecountyfl.gov /envsrvs/water/artesian.asp   (294 words)

 Basset Artesian Normand Information
The Basset Artesian Normand is one of the six recognized French Basset breeds.
By the turn of this century, the Basset Artesian Normand was developing into two distinct lines, straight-legged hunters and crocked-legged, droopy-eared companion and show dogs.
The Artesian Basset needed straight legs that would neither hinder his speed nor drain his energy in order to work in unruly terrain, brush and briar.
www.dogbreedinfo.com /bassetartesiannormand.htm   (603 words)

 Artesian Spas - Spas, Hot Tubs, Aromatherapy, Hydrotherapy, Platinum Class, Gold Class, Island Spas
Artesian's Platinum Class Spa line embodies ultimate in a jetted whirlpool hydrotherapy spa.
Artesian owners are a cool class, with a special club.
Artesian Spas, Island Spas, and the patented Direct Flow technology are all registered trademarks of May Manufacturing.
www.artesianspas.com   (281 words)

 GROUND WATER - Basics-Hydrogeology-Terms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
A well whose source of water is a confined (artesian) aquifer.
The water level in artesian wells stands at some height above the water table because of the pressure (artesian pressure) of the aquifer.
The level at which it stands is the potentiometric (or pressure) surface of the aquifer.
danpatch.ecn.purdue.edu /~epados/ground/src/artesian.htm   (65 words)

 Artesian Action Insert
Artesian Reason is one stop shopping for both Bettas and Angelfish.
The Artesian Action™ system will help you free up tanks for serious breeding and keep your show fishes fins looking good.
Just like the action of a natural Artesian Well your Betta containers will flow clean, pumping waste water up from the bottom and out.
www.artesianreason.com   (458 words)

 Artesian Pools - Central Florida
Artesian Pools is proud to be one of Central Florida's Largest and Oldest inground custom pool and spa builders.
Artesian Pools has the experience of building over 16,000 pools in the area, and the dependability of 30 years in business under the same management and in the same location.
We are proud of our excellent reputation and assure you of our pledge to provide professional, reliable service.
www.artesianpools.com /index.htm   (95 words)

 Artesian Landscaping Greater Phoenix Professional Landscape Designers
Artesian Landscaping wins the 2006 HGTV Landscapers' Challenge.
Landscaping is more than just the arrangement of plants, trees, and shrubs it is the interpretation of your personal style and a visual collaboration between your home and outdoor spaces.
Whether you are starting from scratch, renovating, or updating an existing design Artesian Landscaping will create the perfect landscape specific to your tastes and preferences.
www.artesianlandscaping.com /blue/default.aspx   (107 words)

 Artesian Pools
Artesian Pools, as one of America's largest pool manufacturers, has quickly become a dominant force in the industry.
With a combination of sophisticated, modern design, the use of top quality materials and careful craftsmanship, the Artesian brand has gained a reputation for building swimming pools to last and look good.
See your nearest authorized Artesian Pools dealer to learn more about why Artesian's American made pools are the finest in the business.
www.swimartesian.com /about.asp   (90 words)

 Plugging Artesian Wells   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
In addition to the obvious waste of our precious water resource, abandoned artesian wells may decrease property value; provide easier access for surface pollutants to get into groundwater; threaten crops, structures or landscaping; and often contribute to mosquito problems.
Well #1 is properly constructed, with the casing in good condition, set through the confining clay and into the artesian aquifer.
A: Abandoned wells are plugged by pumping grout cement through a PVC pipe or drill rod which is lowered to the bottom of the well.
countygovt.brevard.fl.us /environmental_management/artesian_wells.cfm   (601 words)

 Welcome To Artesian Ventures, Inc. Stopping Foreclosure!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
Artesian Ventures wants to help renters throughout America become homeowners and take pride in having the American Dream.
Artesian Ventures feels everyone should own a home.
Contact Us © Artesian Ventures, Inc. All rights reserved.
www.artesianventures.net /index.htm   (166 words)

 Artesian Basin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
The areas of volcanism in Eastern Australia surround the great artesian basin.
"Artesian" water is underground water confined and pressurised within a porous and permeable unit, an aquifer.
The Great Artesian Basin adjoins a wide north-south zone of volcanism in Australia, extending from Cape York to Tasmania.
www.volcanolive.com /artesian.html   (84 words)

 Artesian Pools
Artesian Pools is the industry leader in product innovations.
Trust Artesian to bring true and lasting family fun to your backyard.
Artesian Pools, the ultimate in above ground pools.
www.swimartesian.com   (84 words)

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