Ogallala Aquifer has shrunk 9 percent, new report says

Outlet: U.S. Water News Online

April 30, 2009

OMAHA, Neb. — A new report says the vast underground reservoir popularly known as the Ogallala Aquifer has shrunk 9 percent since access was first developed nearly 60 years ago. The U.S. Geological Survey says in a report issued recently that by 2007, the aquifer had dropped a foot on…

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