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EagleFordTexas.com (press release)

EagleFordTexas.com (press release)
Thu, 21 May 2015 07:37:30 -0700

The board's latest filing said collecting baseline and follow-up data is necessary to show “any impacts to the water supplies utilizing the shallow unconfined aquifer associated with the pipeline construction and utilization.” NEXUS has reportedly told ...

Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz
Wed, 20 May 2015 14:56:15 -0700

... like rock, overlying it, forming a protected collection of water and making contamination unlikely. An unconfined aquifer doesn't have a protective layer so surface water can seep in – basically it is no different than surface water, especially if ...
 
THISDAY Live
Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:11:15 -0800

According to Holloway, health concern of domestic boreholes stems from the high water table in Lagos, explaining that “most boreholes are shallow, thereby abstracting water from unconfined aquifer which is prone to seepage and other forms of surface ...
 
Monte Vista Journal
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:00:41 -0700

#2, Rio Grande alluvium; unconfined aquifer; encompassing about 300 wells, half of which are active and are owned by about 60 individual well owners, with 10 non-irrigation wells in that area including Colorado State Veterans Center, City of Monte ...
 
Suwannee Democrat
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:18:58 -0700

Excavating a six foot wide, seven foot deep trench through the unconfined aquifer (unprotected from surface water runoff and contamination) could cause sinkholes and threaten the sole source of drinking water and the soul source of spring discharge ...
 
KQED QUEST (blog)
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:12:59 -0700

Aquifers are bodies of saturated rock and sediment through which water can move, and they provide 99% of our groundwater. Humans rely on aquifers for most of our drinking water. However, we are not only depleting this supply but are its biggest ...
 
Valley Courier
Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:44:40 -0800

The Rio Grande Water Conservation District is actively studying this area with the measurement of approximately 27 wells in order to accurately monitor the change in the unconfined aquifer storage and to manage the shallow unconfined aquifer.
 
ABC Online
Thu, 20 Mar 2014 02:08:01 -0700

PETE BALNAVES: There's known leakage between the top unconfined aquifer and the bottom aquifer, and so even taking water out of the lower aquifer could change the equilibrium. CAROLINE WINTER: Pete Balnaves says that clean water is precious, and ...
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