17 Pages Posted: 5 Nov 2011
Date Written: November 3, 2011
Groundwater mining is inadequately addressed by state and federal policies in the United States. New Mexico's failure to manage groundwater aquifers has resulted in costly federal rescue projects. Better information and involvement of communities in groundwater policy would provide for more sustainable use of this resource.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Fort, Denise and McKean, Summer, Groundwater Policy in the Western United States (November 3, 2011). Idaho Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 2, 2011; UNM School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-12. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1954178