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Groundwater Awareness Week’s message: the importance of protecting the earth’s water

Public must know of groundwater's significance


March 9, 2022
By Ground Water Canada

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Protecting the earth’s water is the message at the forefront of Groundwater Awareness Week, which is being celebrated this week. The special week strives to convey a message of the importance of research and data in the field of groundwater and to educate the public about groundwater’s significance. Groundwater accounts for about 30 per cent of the earth’s freshwater and is essential as a drinking water source in public and private wells. Groundwater is also about 60 times more abundant than freshwater sources in lakes and streams. AZO Cleantech report | READ MORE