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The global groundwater crisis

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Groundwater depletion the world over poses a far greater threat to global water security than is currently acknowledged.

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The research highlighted in the figures and tables was supported by the University of California Office of the President, Multicampus Research Programs and Initiatives and by the NASA GRACE Science Team. Conversations and collaborations with M. Rodell, M-H. Lo, J. T. Reager, K. A. Voss, A. S. Richey, S. L. Castle and R. A. Matthew greatly enriched the material discussed here.

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