The area around Paso Robles California, part of the Central Coast region of California, is known for its idyllic rural setting and its prolific agricultural output. Once dotted with dry-farmed almond groves, now boutique and large scale vineyards and specialty ranches mingle with villas and hillside homesteads. And like most of California, the area is experiencing the worst… Read more »
Posts Tagged: aquifer
Here’s a short demonstration showing what Wellntel customers can do with information about the groundwater in their water wells.
If you’ve wondered why a private well owner would want or need Wellntel, listen to this story about the region around Paso Robles, California, where the pressure is so severe that family wells are drying up and residents are having to truck in water. Listen here: “Wells Run Dry in Paso Robles” from TCRAM 2013-10-30… Read more »
“We’re 50 years without doing the math [about groundwater]” It’s time to do the math, balancing demand and supply.
Nobody wants the #groundwater to run out, but lacking facts, limits in New Mexico seem severe.
The high plains aquifer is drying up from Texas to Kansas, sending farmers scurrying for alternative, less water-intensive, crops and stocks.
“If you talk with people (homeowners and farmers) in water stressed regions (60% of US), they’ll tell you that groundwater is property value.” – Marian Singer, CEO Wellntel.
Groundwater depletion in the US is accelerating
In places like Mexico City, where population and changing weather patterns have overburdened shallow aquifers and made recharge difficult or insufficient, deeper aquifers are getting a second look.