Examples of groundwater in a Sentence
There were concerns about contaminated groundwater.
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There are currently 11 pumps out of service, including seven drainage pumps used to clear rain and four constant duty pumps used to control groundwater levels.
The assessment Mesa Water pays to the Orange County Water District to pump groundwater also is expected to jump from $294 per acre-foot in 2015 to $625 by 2023.
The company is building a containment wall to prevent groundwater contamination.
And, nearly half had been ordered closed amid concerns over risks posed to nearby soil and groundwater, the agency said.
Even diehard libertarians should worry when the administration weakens rules governing the leaching of coal ash into groundwater, or permits the use of pesticides that may impair children’s brain development.
Many are old chemical or oil storage facilities that left behind a legacy of dangerous contamination in soil and groundwater.
Many of the concerns voiced at the meeting revolved around contamination of groundwater or the Coosa River from chemicals contained in coal ash, notably mercury, arsenic, and lead.
Subsidence has been a problem in the Houston area, which draws groundwater from three aquifers for municipal and commercial water supplies.
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