5/24/2013 4:50:00 AM
The situation is comparably good in Nebraska, which contains the deepest part of the High Plains Aquifer.
5/24/2013 3:39:30 AM
WASHINGTON — A new U.S. Geological Survey study states that the nation’s aquifers are being drawn down at an accelerating rate. Groundwater Depletion in the United States (1900-2008) comprehensively evaluates long-term cumulative depletion volumes in 40 separate aquifers (distinct underground water storage areas) in the United States, bringing together reliable information from previous ...
5/23/2013 3:24:00 PM
Dozens of cases of groundwater contamination from coal ash disposal facilities have been documented nationwide.
5/22/2013 7:09:20 AM
Land and groundwater use at a former circuit board manufacturing facility near Richmond will be restricted because of contamination.
5/21/2013 7:17:16 AM
WASHINGTON, May 21 (UPI) -- The depletion of groundwater from one of the largest aquifers in the United States since 2001 was faster than during the entire 20th century, the USGS finds.
5/17/2013 1:29:57 PM
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead's proposal to require groundwater testing at oil and gas drilling sites has gotten good reviews from environmental advocates, landowners and industry representatives.