If you are interested in learning more about this great land that we live on this link to the Ogallala Commons website is a great resource: www.ogallalacommons.org
The Ogallala Commons is a grassroots organization that was formed in 1999 to study and educate others about the area covered by the Ogallala Aquifer. It extends throughout the Great Plains from Midland, Texas in the south to South Dakota in the north. Most of our water for agriculture and drinking water comes from this underground source. Read more on the Ogallala Commons website.
This link and information about Ogallala Commons was provided to us by Jo Moore, of the Presidential Lecture and Performance Series at Texas Tech University.