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Valley Courier
Wed, 20 Jan 2016 10:00:00 -0800

Rio Grande Water Conservation District (RGWCD) Program Manager Rob Phillips, who oversees the water district's first sub-district, reported to the board on Tuesday that the unconfined aquifer generally in the area encompassed by the sub-district had ...

Pueblo Chieftain

Pueblo Chieftain
Sat, 23 Jan 2016 02:52:30 -0800

The unconfined aquifer, which is the shallower of the valley's two major groundwater bodies, saw its volume increase by 119,000 acre-feet. That bump follows an increase of 71,000 acre-feet from the year before. “If these last couple of years could just ...

Nature.com

Nature.com
Thu, 28 Jan 2016 02:52:30 -0800

The hydraulic relationship between the stream and aquifer can be altered from hydraulic connection to disconnection when the pumping rate exceeds the maximum seepage flux of the streambed. This study proposes to quantitatively analyze the physical ...

Plainview Daily Herald

Plainview Daily Herald
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 10:11:15 -0800

The Ogallala is an unconfined aquifer which means that virtually all recharge comes from rainwater and snowmelt. Because the High Plains has a semiarid climate, recharge is minimal. Recharge varies by amount of precipitation, soil type and vegetation ...

Growing Produce

Growing Produce
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 12:55:55 -0700

Now almond growers – particularly those on the west side of the Valley, who are relying more heavily on groundwater irrigation – are dealing with the ramifications of saline water. “The initial disposition of why the west side is salty in the ...

InDaily

InDaily
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:39:43 -0800

"Groundwater contamination of the unconfined aquifer is the result of either point source contamination (eg spills from copper-chrome-arsenate wood preservation industries) or diffuse source contamination. Point source contamination is due to the ...

IRRI news (press release)

IRRI news (press release)
Thu, 05 Nov 2015 19:56:15 -0800

For example, in places where irrigation is from groundwater in an unconfined aquifer (i.e. the uppermost aquifer), such as central Punjab, India, technologies that reduce irrigation input such as laser levelling and AWD greatly reduce drainage to the ...
 
Langley Times
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:46:20 -0800

The councillors also heard from Riley, who said contamination from the trucks could damage the Little Campbell River and contaminate groundwater in Langley's Brookswood neighbourhood. Riley said the “shallow, unconfined aquifer” under the site could ...
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