Ground water is the primary source of drinking water for most residents in the rural areas of Maryland. Ground water occurs in a variety of hydrogeologic settings, reflecting the geological diversity of the State. This fact sheet describes ground water and wells in the Piedmont physiographic province of Maryland, and the factors associated with well-water availability and quality.
FactSheet 19 discusses ground water sources, availability and characterisitcs in the Piedmont Province.
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