Groundwater Pumping Causing Levels to Rapidly Drop

  • December 2014 - Southwest Farm Press
  • Brian Hurd, an agricultural economics professor and president of the Universities Council on Water Resources was quoted recently in the El Paso Times, saying that the threat of coming water shortages in New Mexico and Texas represents a serious problem for farmers up and down the entire basin region."The real big deal is going to be the change in the intensity of pumping," Hurd told the Times. FULL STORY