Global Map (image) University of Göttingen Share Print E-Mail Caption Global map of the magnitude of fresh groundwater discharge at the world's coastlines. The map highlights coastal discharge hotspots where groundwater discharge is high enough to pose a risk for pollution of coastal ecosystems. Credit Elco Luijendijk, University of Göttingen Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.