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Wells being drilled ever deeper as groundwater vanishes

Researchers in the US report that current levels of groundwater use are not sustainable: resources are being steadily depleted as groundwater use outpaces natural replenishment. People are drilling deeper and deeper wells as easy-to-access shallower water is vanishing. But it’s also not sustainable to keep going deeper.

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https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/07/wells-are-getting-deeper-as-groundwater-gets-depleted/

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