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Stories with subject: Aquifers
  • Wyoming seeks dismissal of water dispute 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 12:22 pm
  • BILLINGS, Montana - The Wyoming Attorney General's Office is seeking dismissal of an interstate water rights lawsuit pending before the U.S. Supreme Court, arguing the state shouldn't be held liable for what its attorneys call a "trickle" of water at the heart the cross-border dispute.

  • California drought spawns well drilling boom 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 10:47 am
  • CHOWCHILLA, California - The scarcity of irrigation water in drought-stricken California has created such a demand for well drilling services that Central Valley farmer Bob Smittcamp is taking matters into his own hands.

  • Wichita studies residential water supply options 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 9:10 am
  • WICHITA, Kansas - Wichita officials studying long-term residential water supply options are moving forward with two possibilities, including expanding the city's aquifer recharge project.

  • Sustainable living theme of annual Illinois expo 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 4:06 am
  • BLOOMINGTON, Illinois - Fashion from thrift stores, cooking with organically grown food and protecting the Mahomet Aquifer will be featured in presentations by about 100 exhibitors at the annual "Illinois Sustainable Living and Wellness Expo" at Illinois Wesleyan University.

  • Coal gasification hearing Wednesday in Wright 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 6:29 pm
  • CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A project that would produce gas by oxidizing an underground coal seam will be the subject of a state Department of Environmental Quality public hearing Wednesday in Wright that's been scheduled at the behest of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.