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Understanding the Groundwater Ecosystem
Researchers in Canterbury from ESR, NIWA and Auckland University are looking at how the microbes that exist in underground aquifers can help keep groundwater supplies healthy. ESR groundwater scientist Louise Weaver says the ecosystem in groundwater plays a vital role in processing contaminants such as nitrates that end up there...Read more