Posts Tagged: groundwater

How to Use the Wellntel Analytics Dashboard Change Feature

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Quantifying temporal changes to groundwater levels in wells is a critical component of analyzing groundwater monitoring network information. Calculating water-level change over time may seem like a simple subtraction problem, but there are often important details, trends, and context that can be missed without appropriate tools for analysis and visualization. The Wellntel Analytics Dashboard includes… Read more »

The 2019 Texas Drought – Water-Levels Observed in Pumping Wells

In the late summer and early autumn of 2019, Texas experienced severe to extreme drought over portions of Central, Southern, and eastern West Texas Regions. That drought is captured in weekly map images provided by the United States Drought Monitor, through a partnership between the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the… Read more »

Network Design Critical To Revealing Groundwater and Surface Water Interactions

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California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act of 2014 (SGMA) requires that Groundwater Sustainability Agencies (GSAs) manage groundwater resources to avoid significant and unreasonable adverse impacts on beneficial uses of interconnected surface water1, 2. Surface Water Depletion is one of the six SGMA Sustainability Factors that GSAs and their Groundwater Sustainability Plans (GSPs) must consider and endeavor… Read more »

Download High Resolution Hydrographs and Charts from Analytics Dashboard

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To enable the creation of high quality reports, presentations and visuals to share, Wellntel Analytics Dashboard now includes a “Download High-Res Plot” button. This optional way of downloading or exporting charts and graphs allows network sponsors, managers, technicians, and policy makers produce high quality visuals from the data analysis tools on AD. Visuals downloaded with… Read more »

Import and Export Google Earth KML-KMZ Files in Analytics Dashboard

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Spatial analysis provides the necessary context for understanding and interpreting groundwater monitoring-network data. Within Wellntel’s continuing effort to enhance spatial analysis capabilities, the Analytics Dashboard (AD) now includes the ability to upload and download Google Earth KML and KMZ format files in addition to GIS shape files. This is a major upgrade enabling integration of… Read more »

Tagged water-level measurements provide greater insight into network aquifer characteristics and pumping activity

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Wellntel systems collect detailed data on pumping activity, tagging these data to be useful in understanding the groundwater aquifer and the operational characteristics of network wells. Data Tagging The data that can be collected, tagged, and displayed in real time are: the water level in the well during each timed measurement – tagged as Timed… Read more »

Irrigation Management is improved with realtime groundwater-level monitoring

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The Wellntel Groundwater Information System provides a complete analytics platform – sensors, telemetry, and realtime analytics – that integrate real-time water-supply data with consumptive-use requirements to provide decision support for operational hydrology. As agricultural operations continue to expand in areas where available groundwater supplies are restricted either by lesser saturated thickness or by allocation limits,… Read more »

Introducing the New “Regional” Subscription for Wellntel Analytics Dashboard

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Many Wellntel public sector network sponsors partner with agencies, consultants, researchers, and other organizations at the local, state, or aquifer level. These regional organizations may also partner with other sponsors of Wellntel networks. This multi-network, regional association necessitates access to data across multiple networks as well as analytics and visualizations that extend across networks boundaries… Read more »

Pumping Influence In Central Texas Trinity Aquifer Revealed In Real Time

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The Comal Trinity Groundwater Conservation District is employing Wellntel technology to create a cost-effective and powerful groundwater-monitoring network that will greatly increase hydrogeologic understanding and science-based resource management. Their network build-out began in October 2018 with 4 wells, scaling to 10 in early 2019. “The plan to establish monitoring wells in the Trinity Aquifer has… Read more »

Actionable Groundwater Information

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Wellntel is a revolutionary new way for groundwater managers and their consultants to access, view, explore, and act on data from groundwater monitoring networks. For example, Wellntel’s Analytics Dashboard is a living library of interactive tools to see groundwater network and well behaviors and interactions in real-time, creating powerful new opportunities for managers and consultants. With Analytics… Read more »