Major US aquifers are being drained for agricultural use

Freshwater in the United States is really on the move. Much of the water pulled from underground reservoirs called aquifers gets incorporated into crops and other foodstuffs, which are then are shuttled around the country or transferred as far away as Israel and Japan, according to a new study.

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/heres-how-us-groundwater-travels-globe-food-180955752/?utm_source=twitter.com&no-ist

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