A handful of new studies analyze the depletion and contamination of groundwater, as well as the effects of climate change—and how communities are responding.
The hydraulic connection between a sinkhole and a natural spring—the longest and largest yet documented—could help reduce the guesswork in mapping karst aquifers.
Inhabitants of Bangladesh have deepened drinking water wells to avoid extracting arsenic-rich groundwater from shallow aquifers, but these may not be free from pollution either.
La importancia del agua subterránea dulce para los ecosistemas costeros es revelada utilizando el primer modelo numérico a escala global.
The importance of fresh groundwater to coastal ecosystems is revealed using the first computer model at a global scale.
Improved modeling will help protect a crucial drinking water source for both rims of Grand Canyon National Park.
Simulation of charged species reactive transport in complex physically and electrostatically heterogeneous porous media is possible with a multiple continua approach coupled to a geochemical code.
A unique set of high-frequency groundwater level monitoring reveals a loss of approximately ten million cubic meters of groundwater after a major earthquake.
New research suggests that an accurate prediction of colloidal particle mobilization in the environment should account for the effect of clustering.
Lab-built streams reveal new insights into turbulence-driven exchange of dissolved substances between stream water and sediments below.