Hubbard Brook well installation

We had fun this week installing “deep” wells at Hubbard Brook in Watershed 3.  We installed 6 wells two of which were completed in bedrock and the others in glacial drift, including a deep (~6.5 m) one in the glacial sediments.  Here’s a short video of the drill rig that made it up into the watershed:

About

Dr. Kevin McGuire is an associate professor in the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation and the associate director for the Virginia Water Resources Research Center in the College of Natural Resources and Environment at Virginia Tech.

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