June 12 - June 14 (16), 2013
Open pit and underground mining operations re commonly excavating rocks below the natural water table. This will result in a drawdown of the water table, which can affect the water resources. Understanding the groundwater flow system and its connection to the surface water is essential. This class is designed for regulators and mining companies that will be dealing with mine-water hydrogeology.
The topics that will be covered be included are:
The course will be taught by Professor Dr. Joel Kuszmaul, Univ. Mississippi, USA, Dr. Bill Linderfelt, Principal Hydrogeologist, Interia Inc, USA and Dr. Ingar Walder, KREC.
Location : Kjeøy, in Lofoten, Northern
Norway, Nearest airport Harstad/Narvik -
Contact : Ingar Walder