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International research team learns climate change is heating up groundwater

Dalhousie University researcher among team of scientists

June 7, 2024  By Ground Water Canada

Because it’s underground, the common belief might be that groundwater is safe from the effects of climate change. A global study, however, is finding that groundwater is, in fact, heating up. Among the international team of scientists behind the study is the Canadian research chair in Coastal Water Resources at Dalhousie University. Researchers have learned that as the earth continues to get hotter, heat is penetrating below the surface toward groundwater. Dalhousie University report | READ MORE

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