||An underground geological formation, part of a formation, or group of
formations, containing water. Aquifers are sources of ground
water for wells and springs. Most drinking water in New Mexico comes
from wells which tap into aquifers.
- Aquifer Sites - Specific features such as springs, sinkholes,
or losing reaches of streams.
- Aquifer Zone - Subdivisions of aquifers with different hydrologic
conditions, such as recharge vs. discharge areas, or confined vs. unconfined
- See also Alluvial