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Perth ramps up groundwater replenishment scheme to drought-proof city

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By 2060, one fifth of Perth’s water supply is expected to be replenished groundwater. Photograph: Martin Godwin for the Guardian

Recycled water pumped into underground aquifers as part of plan to make Perth’s water supply ‘climate independent’ by 2022

May 29, 2017 — Perth is pumping recycled water into the underground aquifers that provide its drinking water supply as part of a strategy to drought-proof the city against climate change. Continue reading Perth ramps up groundwater replenishment scheme to drought-proof city