Voters Favor New Water Bond. What Are They Missing? Mark Baldassare, Ellen Hanak August 13 2018 The PPIC Statewide Survey finds strong support for an upcoming state water bond among California likely voters. But bonds have some significant shortcomings in addressing key water needs.
Four Ways to Foster Cooperation over Groundwater Ellen Hanak, Jelena Jezdimirovic August 6 2018 New groundwater agencies face the difficult task of developing plans to bring their basins into balance. Cooperation will be key to success.
How Wildfires Affect California’s Water Supply Henry McCann, Jeffrey Mount, Claudia Herbert July 23 2018 Wildfire can affect the amount and quality of water supply, and the potential for flooding.
Paying for Water’s “Fiscal Orphans” Lori Pottinger July 9 2018 Bonds don’t currently cover ongoing expenses for the projects they fund. We talked to Dean Misczynski about his proposal to change that.