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World’s Groundwater Depleting at an Alarming Rate: Studies

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IRVINE, CA, United States

Global groundwater supplies are being depleted at an alarming rate, with more than half of the world’s largest aquifers past their “sustainability tipping points,” according to two new studies from researchers at the University of California, Irvine.