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- Appenteng, Michael K., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Appl Water Sci 2013 v.3 no.3 pp. 577-588
- deuterium; evaporation; freshwater; groundwater; groundwater recharge; hills; humidity; hydrogeochemistry; ions; isotopes; minerals; mixing; oxygen; rain; rocks; saline water; salinity; solutes; water supply; wells; Ghana
- ... This paper assesses groundwater in the Ga West Municipal Area of Ghana using hydrogeochemistry and isotope approaches. High salinity groundwaters are obtained in the municipality which poses problems for current and future domestic water supply exploitation. The increase in salinity is related to the dissolution of minerals in the host rocks and the evaporative concentration of solutes. The domina ...