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A study found that irrigation can be managed more effectively in humid regions of the eastern US A field in the California Central Valley being fed via flood irrigation (Credit: Flickr/staticantics). Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin...
Intensive pumping of aquifers during drought can speed up deterioration of groundwater quality, according to a new study by the US Geological Survey (USGS). The results highlight clean drinking water supply vulnerabilities in California and other western states currently experiencing record drought conditions. Dr...
The month of April is traditionally the country's warmest, so the country is now relying on groundwater for additional assistance. Geologists and more than eighty teams have been sent to previously inaccessible areas as water levels in national dams continue to decrease. In...