New Insights for Groundwater Allocation Design
As more agencies develop groundwater allocations, it’s important to understand how allocation design affects economic and environmental outcomes. — You’ve heard by now that our groundwater resources are disappearing. We’ve pumped so much, so fast, for so long. Decades later, we’re witnessing the effects of drawing from this invisible resource. In Kansas, wells are pumping air. In Texas, streams are drying up. In California, the ground is sinking.