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Percolation The term 'Percolation ' as it applies to the area of agriculture can be defined as ' The movement of water downward and radially through subsurface soil layers, usually continuing downward to groundwater. The rate at which soils permit percolation is a measure of the vulnerability of groundwaters to contamination by surface waters as well as a determinant in the siting of septic fields'.
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