Boom time for drilling wells in drought-dried California

Farmers and landowners in California are spending millions of dollars to drill increasingly deeper wells in California, says National Geographic. Water tables are plunging as groundwater is pumped to alleviate the shortage of rainfall and snowmelt. A Fresno company, Arthur & Orum, works around the clock and has a 12- or 13-month waiting list. A 1,000-foot… » Read More

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