A third of the world’s biggest groundwater basins are in distress

Reserves likely far smaller than previously thought, UCI-led studies findWorlds water basins

(Source; UCI Irvine)┬áIrvine, Calif., June 16, 2015 – Two new studies led by UC Irvine using data from NASA Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment satellites show that civilization is rapidly draining some of its largest groundwater basins, yet there is little to no accurate data about how much water remains in them. (more…)