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Identify the Stratigraphic Sequence of Herle Village with the Help of Vertical Electrical Sounding

Author(s):

Mr. A. A. Lole , SANJAY GHODAWAT GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS, ATIGRE; Mr. A. S. Khot, Sanjay Ghodawat Group of Institutes, Atigire, Kolhapur; Mr. S. J. Chindge, Sanjay Ghodawat Group of Institutes, Atigire, Kolhapur; Mr. O. A. Musale, Sanjay Ghodawat Group of Institutes, Atigire, Kolhapur

Keywords:

Vertical Electrical Sounding, stratification, Herle Village

Abstract

Electrical resistivity survey is best tool to understand the subsurface geology. Direct current resistivity survey of Herle village, Kolhapur district of Maharashtra, was conducted using the Wenner electrode configuration at 5 stations. The present studies are an attempt to delineate he stratigraphy of the study area. The resistivity data in the study region shows the contrast in ground strata. The VES data should be used for groundwater exploration in different geological terrains where there is a severe scarcity of groundwater. This will further enhance the accuracy of location of groundwater potential zones in the study area.

Other Details

Paper ID: IJSRDV5I20512
Published in: Volume : 5, Issue : 2
Publication Date: 01/05/2017
Page(s): 389-390

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