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Groundwater mystery sinking hopes and homes in California community

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Sinking houses in California neighborhood appear to be a hydrogeologic mystery. One by one, homes in Calif. subdivision sinking | www.WHEC.com. Scott and Robin Spivey had a sinking feeling that something was wrong with their home when cracks began snaking across their walls in March. The cracks soon turned into gaping fractures, and within two…

Well drillers still doing the water witching thing

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Bucking skepticism, well drillers offer water witching during drought – The Washington Post. Well driller Randy Gebke usually uses a geology database and other high-tech tools to figure out where to sink new water wells for clients. But if asked, he’ll grab two wires, walk across the property, waiting for the wires to cross to…