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Aquifer decline in California

[ On top of aquifer depletion, water shortages are also expected in the future as rainfall and snowfall decline and snow melts earlier. Meanwhile, farmers plant thirsty crops, further draining declining water supplies: 2016-9-27 California’s almond boom has ramped up … Continue reading

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Ogallala (High Plains) aquifer depletion

[ More links to depletion of the Ogallala aquifer: 2016-8-7. Stunning Images From America’s Most Important Aquifer. Ogallala aquifer (High Plains) Cumulative groundwater depletion in the High Plains aquifer 1900-2008 Has declined as much as 164 feet in some places. … Continue reading

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