Topic: Bayani Cardenas

Typhoon Haiyan’s Storm Surge May Contaminate Aquifer

April 14, 2015
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Scientists have found that geology and infrastructure play key roles in determining whether aquifers that provide drinking water are inundated with seawater during a typhoon or hurricane and how long the contamination lasts.

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Hydrologists Find Mississippi River's Buffering System for Nitrates is Overwhelmed

May 12, 2014

A new method of measuring the interaction of surface water and groundwater along the length of the Mississippi River network adds fresh evidence that the network's natural ability to chemically filter out nitrates is being overwhelmed.

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