Groundwater is the natural resource that is hidden below our feet. The water percolates through the soil from run off of rain to fill in empty space known as aquafers.
Ground water is found underground in the cracks and spaces in between soil and rocks. There is also approximately 79.6 billion gallons of ground water here on Earth
Humans need groundwater because it supplies drinking water for 51% of the U.S population and helps with irrigating and nourishing our crops
The volume of groundwater is decreasing in many areas of the United States, this is due to the excessive groundwater pumping which is also drying up wells
But there still is a way to save our groundwater. By using fewer chemical s around your home and yard,, or by installing water conserving appliances. Its the little things that count, which all start with YOU