The Ogallala aquifer is drying up

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  1. waltky

    waltky Well-Known Member

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    The Ogallala aquifer is drying up...
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    Rural areas at risk as water levels fall in massive aquifer
    Tue, Nov 14, 2017 - The draining of a massive aquifer that underlies portions of eight states in the central US is drying up streams, causing fish to disappear and threatening the livelihood of farmers who rely on it for their crops.
     
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    sawyer Well-Known Member Past Donor

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    You can't suck out of these aquifers to feed the world forever.
     
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    Truly sad. Humanity's shortsightedness never ceases to amaze me
     
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