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close this bookBetter Farming Series 28 - Water: Where Water Comes from (FAO, 1981, 31 p.)
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Water In the ground

11. When it rains, some of the water goes into the ground.

12. This water may stay near the surface or it may go very deep into the ground.

13. The water that goes very deep is called groundwater.