3/3/2015 10:18:01 PM
A dozen wells used to pump oil and gas in California's Central Valley have been ordered to stop production to protect underground drinking water from contamination, officials said Tuesday. The operators ...
3/3/2015 7:41:21 PM
BAKERSFIELD, CA- State regulators announced Tuesday they will force the shutdown of 12 waste water injection wells operated by oil companies in Kern County. Regulators have been under pressure from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to do more to protect California's groundwater. All the wells are reportedly within one mile of usable or potable groundwater. According to the Department of ...
2/28/2015 6:00:00 AM
A Halifax-area couple is facing an expensive repair bill after groundwater seeped into the garage and basement of their home on Sunday. All the insulation had to come out, all the drywall,” said Patrick Ward. The couple says the repair bills to their Bedford home have already climbed to $10,000 and their insurance company refuses to cover it because the flood was caused by groundwater. The ...
2/27/2015 11:04:40 AM
Irrigators should be allowed to carry forward their unused groundwater takes from one year to the next, a Federated Farmer's spokesman says.
2/27/2015 1:35:19 AM
Enoch Asare, Head of Ground Water Resources at the Water Resources Commission (WRC) said Ghana is yet to realize the full potential of its groundwater resources as a water supply option in our socio-economic development.
2/26/2015 11:04:14 AM
The entire Western Ghats are aquifers and birthplace of peninsular rivers.