The municipality of Abegondo will host next Saturday March 25, 2017 the 1st Galician hydrogeology day Edition. This event aims to bring society to hydrogeology and consists of a guided tour, totally free and open to all types of public.
The day entitled “The autonomous supply systems with groundwater of Abegondo” will begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Casa do Concello de Abegondo, from where a bus will go to Vizoño.
The objectives of the visit are to make known:
- Groundwater and its importance in rural Galicia.
- Autonomous systems of groundwater as opposed to centralized systems in the provision of water services in the Galician rural environment.
- Control networks and techniques for the characterization of aquifers and the study of the status and chemical quality of groundwater.
The event is organized by the CICA Water and Soil Group of the University of A Coruña, the University of Santiago de Compostela and the Council of Abegondo under the coordination of The International Association of Hydrogeologists – Spanish Group (AIH-GE).