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Precambrian Water?
May 20, 2013 | BBC

Researchers have recovered water from a depth of 2.4 km in the Canadian shield with an age of 1.5 billion years.

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Bottled Water: A Geological Product?
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Although much of the bottled water sold in stores is nothing more than expensive tap water, some of it is actually a geological product such as: mineral water, ground water, artesian water, spring water, sparkling water...

What is a Storm Surge?
November 3, 2013 |
A storm surge is a mound of water produced when a hurricane moves across a large body of water. Driving wind "pushes" the water so quickly that it "piles up" on the water in front of it, producing a mound of water that can be much higher than normal sea level.

Testing Water Wells Near Natural Gas Wells
May 1, 2013 | National Ground Water Association
The National Ground Water Association has published an information guide for people who have private water supply wells located near oil and natural gas drilling. They explain the types of water quality concerns that might be present and explain the options of water well testing.

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