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US: Texas Ground Water Drying Up – NASA Satellite Image ~ EFG-BN

December 3, 2011

 

The map above depicts the amount of groundwater stored underground in the continental United States on November 28, 2011, as compared to the long-term average from 1948 to 2011. Deep reds reveal the most depletion, with deep blues representing aquifers and soils that are nearly full. The maroon shading over eastern Texas, for example, shows that the ground has been this dry less than two percent of the time between 1948 and the present.

US: Texas Ground Water Drying Up – NASA Satellite Image ~ EFG-BN.

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