The Turlock Irrigation District pump pours thousands of gallons of groundwater per minute into a canal near the district’s Taylor Substation off Taylor Road in Denair. Shallower wells at several nearby ranchettes have gone dry.
The Turlock Irrigation District pump pours thousands of gallons of groundwater per minute into a canal near the district’s Taylor Substation off Taylor Road in Denair. Shallower wells at several nearby ranchettes have gone dry. Modesto Bee file
The Turlock Irrigation District pump pours thousands of gallons of groundwater per minute into a canal near the district’s Taylor Substation off Taylor Road in Denair. Shallower wells at several nearby ranchettes have gone dry. Modesto Bee file

Dry wells turning into a crisis

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