Tag Archives: Ogallala aquifer

Pinching the aquifer piggy banks

With our expansive pumping of aquifers in California, Colorado and elsewhere, we have been depleting resources created during geologic timescales in the course of human lifetimes.
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Hemp: the answer for whatever ails you

Can industrial hemp be one answer to the slow-motion train wreck of Ogallala aquifer depletion in eastern Colorado? That is the argument made by native son Michael Bowman. Continue reading

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