Water in East Snake Plain Aquifer stable — for now

Water in East Snake Plain Aquifer stable — for now

Monte LaOrange / mlaorange@postregister.com Irrigation has a complex relationship with the health of the East Snake Plain Aquifer. Farming uses more groundwater than any other sector, but farm irrigation is the reason the aquifer is as big as it is. Water use by homes, businesses and schools plays a smaller role. Monte LaOrange / mlaorange@postregister.com

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