PFAS chemicals are creeping through soil to groundwater

Levels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, found in groundwater could be “just the tip of the iceberg” as  the chemicals don’t break down in the environment and are migrating down slowly through the soil, researchers say. Find out more PFAS chemicals are...

Wombats dig deep to find groundwater

Wombats on a New South Wales Hunter Valley farm are being hailed as heroes for burrowing down to an underground soak and supplying water to an array of native fauna hit hard by drought. “It’s almost like the wombats are water diviners,” a researcher...