Climate change, corporate development threaten groundwater wells in Texas and across US

Read the full story from Texas Public Radio.

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, climate change is actually making the Texas Hill Country — where the Escamillas live — a little wetter. But travel a bit to the west, and everything from the Big Bend region up to the Texas panhandle and over to California — most of the Western United States — have become drier.

So, how will climate change alongside continued development affect people who rely on groundwater wells?

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