In this Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 photo, Dennis Hall, left, and Micha 

In this Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 photo, Dennis Hall, left, and Micha Berry with the city of Fresno's water division, unscrew the motor that sits on top of a groundwater well to repair the well's pump, in Fresno, Calif. Fresno, which has for decades relied exclusively on groundwater as a drinking water source for its residents, is one of many water users throughout central California that have seen a drop in their water table causing some wells to bring up sand, slow to a trickle or go completely dry. (AP Photo, Gosia Wozniacka)
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In this Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 photo, Dennis Hall, left, and Micha Berry with the city of Fresno's water division, unscrew the motor that sits on top of a groundwater well to repair the well's pump, in Fresno, Calif. Fresno, which has for decades relied exclusively on groundwater as a drinking water source for its residents, is one of many water users throughout central California that have seen a drop in their water table causing some wells to bring up sand, slow to a trickle or go completely dry. (AP Photo, Gosia Wozniacka)
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