SEAWAT

SEAWAT is a three-dimensional groundwater model based on MODFLOW that captures density dependent interactions within the subsurface allowing for modeling of seawater to freshwater interactions.

Developer
USGS
Model Information
For more information about this model, go to water.usgs.gov
Spatial Resolution
Spatial resolution matches MODFLOW.
Temporal Resolution
Temporal resolution is the same as MODFLOW. Transport time steps are subdivisions of flow time steps specified.
Outputs
Outputs specifics include coastal water system dynamics and water quality characteristics.
Intended User
practitioner
Model Type
groundwater
Inclusion of Climate Change
Climate parameters are not explicitly captured, but climate effects could be incorporated through the input files.
Geographic Region
generalized
Data Requirements
data provided by the user
Source Code Availability
open source
Dimensions
3d
Computational Burden
medium
Scenario Modeling
unknown
Coding Language
FORTRAN, GUI
Operating System
not applicable
Mathematical Approach
numerical
Maintenance Plan
maintained
Date of Last Known Update
19-Oct-12
User Manual
Documentation link not available