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Kansas to host Central Plains Irrigation Conference February 17-18 -- Rural Radio

Significant portions of the Ogallala Aquifer, one of the largest bodies of water in the United States, are at risk of drying up if it continues to be drained at its current rate. 460 more words

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Is An Aqueduct A Practical Answer To Western Kansas’ Water Crisis? -- Heartland Health Monitor

Significant portions of the Ogallala Aquifer, one of the largest bodies of water in the United States, are at risk of drying up if it continues to be drained at its current rate. 858 more words

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'Toilet to tap' not so bad

WICHITA FALLS, Texas — Allow me this pithy observation about something most of us might not quite understand.

It is that treated toilet water doesn’t taste so bad. 385 more words

Mining the Ogallala -- The Pueblo Chieftain

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Wells are depleting the High Plains Aquifer at an alarming rate, according to a study released last week by the U.S.

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Ogallala aquifer drops by 36 million acre-feet from 2011-2013

From Net Nebraska (Grant Gerlock):

The aquifer lost enough water over a recent two-year period to cover the entire state of Iowa in a foot of water, according to a new report by the U.S.

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When scientists are concerned...

…you know it’s time to pay attention.

University of Nebraska – Lincoln scientists Dr. John Gates and Dr. Wayne Worldt have several questions, such as… 170 more words

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Robbing our groundwater savings accounts for today’s needs -- The Mountain Town News

Crop circles — irrigated agriculture

Groundwater movement via the USGS

Significant portions of the Ogallala Aquifer, one of the largest bodies of water in the United States, are at risk of drying up if it continues to be drained at its current rate. 1,708 more words

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