SkyTEM Aquifer Mapping

Clip | 7m 11s

Wonder where your water comes from when you fill up a glass to quench your thirst? Chances are, it’s from underground water sources called aquifers. Watch how geologists are using a new high-tech rig, towed by helicopter, to detect and map these underground water reserves.

Aired: 07/16/14

Rating: NR

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QUEST is a local public television program presented by KQED.

Funding for QUEST is provided by the National Science Foundation.