Groundwater pollution in the Isparta Plain, Turkey

Karaguzel R., Irlayici A.

ENVIRONMENTAL GEOLOGY, vol.34, no.4, pp.303-308, 1998 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s002540050282
  • Title of Journal : ENVIRONMENTAL GEOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.303-308


Groundwater pollution in the Isparta plain of Turkey is described. The wastewater in the city canalization and waste storage are the largest polluters. Their environmental effect has been investigated, and it has been found that almost two-thirds of the aquifer in the study area is severely polluted.