Managing California’s Water: From Conflict to Reconciliation
California has struggled to manage its water effectively for more than 30 years. Today, the state needs to consider a set of wide-ranging reforms—for the benefit of the economy and the environment.Executive Summary
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Technical Appendix: Managing California’s Water: Insights from Interviews with Water Policy Experts
This research was supported with funding from S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Pisces Foundation, Resources Legacy Fund, and Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority.
California's Water Quality Challenges
Reforming California's Groundwater Management
What If California’s Drought Continues?
Managing California’s Water: Economy vs. Environment? 6/15/11
Managing California’s Water: From Conflict to Reconciliation, 3/28/11
Managing California’s Water: From Conflict to Reconciliation, 2/24/11
Resources for the Future Event - Water Conflicts and Resolution: Economy vs. Environment?
Center for Watershed Sciences, UC Davis