Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Crustal permeability

December 1, 2017

Permeability is the dominant parameter in most hydrogeologic studies. There is abundant evidence for dynamic variations in permeability in time as well as space, and throughout the crust. Whether this dynamic behavior should be included in quantitative models depends on the problem at hand.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2017
Title Crustal permeability
DOI 10.1007/s10040-017-1663-4
Authors Steven E. Ingebritsen, Tom Gleeson
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title Hydrogeology Journal
Index ID 70195163
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization National Research Program - Western Branch