Ground Water Canada

Commodity prices complicate aquifer protection

January 13, 2012  By Brett Walton/Circle of Blue

January 13, 2012, San Luis Valley, CO – Decades of ground water pumping have left one of the San Luis Valley aquifers in a perilous state. To restore its health – and the foundation of the local economy – valley leaders are developing a plan to pay farmers to fallow up to 16,000 hectares. | READ MORE

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