The deceptively simple plan to replenish California’s groundwater

Conservation Hedgerows at Terranova Ranch
November 23, 2021
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California's Central Valley grows about 40 percent of the U.S.'s fruit, nuts, and produce, but has also used up too much groundwater. Now the state is searching for creative ways to refill its aquifers. PHOTOGRAPH BY PATRICIA E. THOMAS, ALAMY STOCK PHOTO