Tag: Ogallala Aquifer

Keystone XL Fact Sheet

Downloadable PDF of this KXL Fact Sheet  Public comments guidelines: If you’re a landowner: State that you’re a landowner on the KXL route, and location of property.  Include specific descriptions of sensitive areas on your affected property: private drinking or irrigation wells, water bodies/crossings, native prairie grasses, tribal/cultural artifacts or known burial sites, fragile and […]
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Ogallala Aquifer Named “America’s Best Tasting Water”

Mark Hefflinger
Where is the best-tasting water in America? It comes straight out of the Ogallala Aquifer, with no treatment, to residents’ taps in Curtis, Nebraska — the city that beat out 36 other municipalities to win the National Rural Water Association’s “Great American Water Taste Test” competition. The underground Ogallala Aquifer provides crystal clear drinking water to […]
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