An integration of GIS and remote sensing in groundwater investigations: A case study in Burdur, Turkey

SENER E. , Davraz A. , OZCELIK M.

HYDROGEOLOGY JOURNAL, vol.13, pp.826-834, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s10040-004-0378-5
  • Title of Journal : HYDROGEOLOGY JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.826-834
  • Keywords: Burdur, Geographical Information System, Groundwater Exploration, Remote Sensing


The importance of groundwater is growing based on an increasing need and decreasing spring discharges in the Burdur area. Remote Sensing and the Geographic Information System (GIS) have been used for investigation of springs, which are an important groundwater source. The chemical composition of groundwater is not of drinking water quality in Burdur city and water in the Burdur residential area is being obtained from the Cine plain.