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U of Saskatchewan hydrologist finds groundwater at Colorado Basin is ‘quietly disappearing’

It's disappearing faster than reservoir water

November 14, 2022  By Ground Water Canada

Colorado – Groundwater is dropping faster across the Colorado River Basin than the reservoir levels at lakes Mead and Powell, according to satellite data. Groundwater is quietly disappearing, a hydrologist at the Global Institute for Water Security at the University of Saskatchewan says. Groundwater from the river basin is disappearing faster than water stored at the two largest reservoirs in the United States. Summit Daily report | READ MORE

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