Groundwater deficit forecast for state’s east

But rivers, lakes offer plenty

Posted: January 15, 2014 at 4:49 a.m.

Demand for groundwater in eastern Arkansas will outpace supply by between 5.6 billion and 7.2 billion gallons per day by 2050 as aquifers decline, according to a draft forecast prepared for the Arkansas Water Plan.

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Arkansas, Pages 9 on 01/15/2014