The PPIC Blog
Building Community to Support Healthy Forests February 1 2018 An all-hands-on-deck approach is needed to improve the health of California’s headwater forests. Local agencies can help foster cooperative efforts.
A Look Back at the Year in Water Policy January 9 2018 California’s year of extremes demonstrated the impact of our variable climate on water management. The PPIC Water Policy Center responded.
Commentary: California Should Plan as if Drought Has Returned December 21 2017 We’re not yet in drought—but it might be prudent to act as if this is the beginning of the next one.
How California’s Water Bond Is Being Spent December 13 2017 Looking at how the 2014 water bond is being spent gives insights into how bonds are turned into projects on the ground.
The Unintended Consequences of Indoor Water Conservation November 29 2017 Indoor water conservation can reduce the quality and quantity of wastewater, hindering the use of treated wastewater to augment water supply.
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