ID

CSES-141P (CSES-164P)

Authors as Published

Steven K. Thomas, Special Research Faculty, Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech  Jay F. Conta, Special Research Faculty, Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech  Erik D. Severson, Special Research Faculty, Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech  John M. Galbraith, Extension Specialist, Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech 


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The purpose of this document is to provide guidance on measuring water movement through in situ saturated soil (saturated hydraulic conductivity, or Ksat) as it relates to dispersal and treatment of on-site sewage (wastewater) through an on-site wastewater dispersal area (drainfield).


Virginia Cooperative Extension materials are available for public use, reprint, or citation without further permission, provided the use includes credit to the author and to Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, and Virginia State University.

Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Publication Date

March 22, 2016