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Professionals/Students – links and resources

The following is a selection of resources and links for professionals and students working in hydrogeology and groundwater related fields.

We have sought to provide information and links to material of wide interest to our members and supporters. However, the IAH does not accept any liability for the accuracy or completeness of the information, nor does the IAH provide any warranties in respect of how that information is applied.

We are happy to consider contributions and suggestions – submit using our form here: https://iah.org/education/professionals/submit-a-resource.

General interest/teaching others

https://iah.org/education/general-public/groundwater-links-videos – IAH’s compilation of general interest educational videos, links and materials regarding groundwater, water supply and the work of hydrogeologists, suitable to use to teach others

Career Development

“Tips for writing a knock-out paper” – Early Career/HJ session presentation notes

“Tips for Career Development” – IAH’s ECHN gives advice and helps connect those early in their careers

IAH’s Mentoring Scheme

(see also our various event, training  and degree course listings)

Sources of Experience interviews have many useful comments and tips

Groundwater/Hydrogeology topics and resources

Watch and Listen – IAH’s selection of interviews, presentations and other recorded material

IAH’s Strategic Overview Series (IAH-SOS), informative papers summarising key topics relating to groundwater resources and hydrogeological science, including ecosystems, energy, food security, global change, human health, resilient cities and the UN-SDGs

Karst water resources – see IAH’s Karst Commission site, which provides explanations and a variety of resources and links

Managed Aquifer Recharge (MAR) – see IAH’s MAR Commission site, which contains a great deal of information and resources

Regional Groundwater Flow – see IAH’s RGF Commission site, which provides theoretical background, resources and links

Coastal Aquifers and Coastal Zone Management – IAH’s CAD-CZM Network is in the process of gathering data

Urban Groundwater Supply – IAH’s UGN is compiling information and resources, and collaborating to gather data

National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training (Australia; NCGRT) has resources and videos, including  Groundwater Quality: An Ecotoxicology Perspective presented by Dr Jennifer Stauber

Africa – groundwater literature, mapping and more – see IAH’s BGID Network site, which has links and resources

GRIPP/Groundwater Solutions for Policy and Practice – IAH is one of the project partners

Global Groundwater Information System (GGIS), hosted by IGRAC, the Global Groundwater Information System (GGIS) is an interactive, web-based portal to groundwater-related information and knowledge

NASA GRACE satellite – groundwater storage mapping

World-wide Hydrogeological Mapping and Assessment Programme (WHYMAP) – IAH is one of the consortium partners

Kindra Project – H2020 EU project inventory for hydrogeology research

Presentation notes

2018 Burdon Lecture: Dr. Adrian Healy “Exploiting Groundwater Resources in Urban Africa: Understanding Choice and Consequences hosted by our National Chapter for Ireland

2017 Burdon Lecture: Dr. Adrian Butler “Medical Hydrogeology: Lessons on groundwater and health from south east Asia” hosted by our National Chapter for Ireland

– we are interested in obtaining earlier Burdon Lecture and other key lecture series notes. Can you help? Please email education@iah.org.

Some longer reading…

Book series – current publications

Book series – out of print material  (free downloads)

Original “Groundwater” textbook by Freeze and Cherry (free)

Hydrogeology Journal (HJ) – IAH’s premier journal for groundwater professionals

Also…

See IAH’s news page

… and our social media channels – we post up free resources, news and articles of interest regularly!  See @iahgroundwater on Twitter and @iah.org on Facebook and Instagram, and you can also join our discussion groups on LinkedIn.

You can also stay informed by signing up for our  eNews digest.

…and last but not least, many of our National Chapters provide resources and links to useful material, pertinent to their regional geology and conditions.