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Groundwater is Liquid Gold. Our Protections Should Say That.

Tainted Tap, a report from October 2020, details the nitrate pollution related to America’s widespread groundwater pollution. Concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs), large-scale animal feedlots, generate massive amounts of waste that often go without sewage treatment. Instead, the waste may be applied to farming fields. The implications are serious.

“The National Groundwater Association estimates that 38 percent of the U.S. population relies on groundwater…

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E. Rosalie

E. Rosalie

Disasters & disinformation (public health + nat sec) @ Johns Hopkins | former Republican | tracking media manipulation wherever it goes