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Aquifer Subsidence

Groundwater-related subsidence is the subsidence (or the sinking) of land resulting from groundwater extraction, and a major problem in the developing world ...

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land subsidence - California Department of Water Resources
Land subsidence is a gradual settling or sudden sinking of the Earth's surface due to ... EFFECT OF SUBSIDENCE ON AQUIFER STORAGE CAPACITY.
San Joaquin Valley - USGS
The history of land subsidence in the San Joaquin Valley is inte- grally linked to ... In order of decreasing magnitude they are (1) subsidence caused by aquifer-.
Land Subsidence from Groundwater Use in the San Joaquin Valley
Jul 24, 2014 Land subsidence has taken its toll on the San Joaquin Valley. The cost of ... Characterize Aquifer Systems and Monitor Groundwater Levels.
Land Subsidence in Bangkok - World Bank
Bangkok Aquifer System composed of 8 confined aquifers. • Most of groundwater extraction from 3 aquifers at depths 100-. 250 m (PD, NL, and NB.
Gulf Coast Aquifer System Groundater Level and Subsidence in the
Groundwater-Level Change and Compaction of Fine-. Grained Sediments in the Gulf Coast Aquifer System,. 1977–2014.

Suggested News Resources

Supplies reaching the critical point
Pumping can further result in streamflow depletion, land subsidence and deterioration of water quality. These effects are slow to develop and play out over decades, or longer. The seriousness of groundwater problems ...
Why This City of 21 Million People Is Sinking 3 Feet Every Year
Mexico City is sinking.
UC researchers publish map for successful groundwater governance
SANTA CRUZ -- California has not managed or regulated groundwater use on a statewide basis for most of its history, and many of the state's aquifers have been depleted by overpumping. A team of experts led by UC faculty has now published a report that ...
Ultra Lithium's Sampling Program Confirms Presence of Anomalous Lithium Values
Aquifer replenishment touted as way to cut cities' cost of bay cleanup
The Potomac aquifer has been heavily depleted by withdrawals, and that's accelerated the pace at which land is sinking – a process known as subsidence. This makes the region even more vulnerable to rising seas. Computer models indicate pumping 120 ...

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