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Select a city or region that is faced with one of the following issues:

o Saltwater invasion in coastal wells

o Depletion of an aquifer for drinking or agricultural water

o Subsidence associated with water pumping

o Depletion or pollution of surface water from human use

o Landslides threatening the infrastructure of a region, such as roads, housing, or railroads

ยท Prepare a 1,050 to 1,400 word paper in which you discuss the issue and potential solutions. Include the following:

o Geologic principles involved in the issue
o History of the region specifically associated with the depletion of resources or development of the problem
o Potential solutions to the hazard or problem

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