Infiltration capacity: maximum rate at which water can enter the soil
Some Important Soil Characteristics
Darcy’s Law (1856)
Hydraulic Conductivity in Soils
Infiltration by Horton’s method
An average constant value of infiltration is called infiltration index.
Two types of infiltration indices are commonly used.-index
1. f -index
2. w –index
How to Measure Infiltration?
Intensity – Infiltration
Factors which affect infiltration