- California concerns grow over oilfield operations near water Updated: May-18-15 8:35 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - California regulators on Monday expanded their list of thousands of state-permitted oil and gas wells where below-ground injections may be contaminating drinking-water reserves.
- Feds to help farmers, ranchers in Ogallala Aquifer region Updated: May-16-15 11:25 am
CLOVIS, New Mexico - Federal officials say farmers and ranchers who depend on the Ogallala Aquifer will benefit from $6.5 million in funding.
- Bill to protect Mahomet Aquifer in Illinois nearing passage Updated: May-08-15 4:16 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - An Illinois Senate committee has approved a measure that would give added protection to the Mahomet Aquifer spanning central Illinois.
- Environmental groups sue state oil and gas regulators Updated: May-07-15 10:01 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - California environmental groups filed a lawsuit Thursday against state oil and gas regulators seeking to halt illegal oil-industry dumping into drinking-water aquifers.