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The wells, investigators wrote in a report to a manager, posed “immediate” risks to drinking water aquifers.Are California Oil Companies Complying With the Law? Even Regulators Often Don’t Know.|by Janet Wilson, The Desert Sun|March 22, 2021|ProPublica
The designation would have required electric utilities to install a protective liner under every existing or proposed ash pond to prevent contaminants from seeping into underground aquifers.
Georgia, however, did not follow suit, despite a growing body of science warning about the potential for unlined ponds full of contaminants to pollute aquifers that supply water to homes with drinking wells.A Power Company’s Quiet Land-Buying Spree Could Shield It From Coal Ash Cleanup Costs|by Max Blau for Georgia Health News|November 24, 2020|ProPublica
The aquifer had … gasoline in very high concentrations, and now it’s non-detectable.Pursuing Independent Water Sources, San Diego Ignores One Beneath Its Feet|MacKenzie Elmer|September 14, 2020|Voice of San Diego
We have the absolute highest level of testing and research, and our water is sourced from a natural aquifer in the Cascade mountains, so purity is never in question.OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder on launching a hemp-infused sparkling water brand|Rachel King|August 24, 2020|Fortune
Palestinians are only allowed to dig wells 150 meters deep, but Israelis dig to the aquifer.‘The Fading Valley’ Brings Jordan Valley Inequalities into Stark Relief|Matt Surrusco|November 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In west-central Kansas, up to a fifth of the irrigated farmland along a 100-mile swath of the aquifer has already gone dry.
I frequently refer to the Ogallala Aquifer, which is the largest in the High Plains system.
Vast stretches of Texas farmland lying over the aquifer no longer support irrigation.
Refilling the aquifer would require hundreds, if not thousands, of years of rains.
The aquifer dips toward the region of the wells from higher ground, where it outcrops and receives its water.
Which will supply the larger region with artesian wells, an aquifer whose dip is steep or one whose dip is gentle?
And we know just what the strata formations are both below the reservoir and in the aquifer downstream.The Thirst Quenchers|Rick Raphael