Ogallala Aquifer groundwater
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Ogallala Aquifer groundwater, sustaining life

One-sixth of the world’s grain production and America’s breadbasket depend on groundwater from the Ogallala Aquifer. However, we ask too much of this natural wonder that currently supplies 30 percent of all irrigation water in the United States. Water doesn’t magically appear in an aquifer. The aquifer must continually be recharged from surface water. Unfortunately, Read More…