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WHY UNDERGROUND WELLS CALLED ARTESIAN?

The clean water, as you know, is extracted from deep wells, which are called artesian. A number of them on the Earth is growing rapidly because of the rivers and lakes in our industrial times is very dirty. In the southern arid countries artesian wells are often the main sources of water. And their name derives from the name of French historical region of Artois, where he first dug a narrow bore for receiving the purest underground water. It happened more than eight centuries ago. In our days, artesian well, of course, do not dig, and drill.

 


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