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Water Use in California

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Caitlin Peterson

Some of the water used by each sector returns to rivers and groundwater basins, where it can be used again. Water use varies dramatically across regions and ...

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Water Use in California’s Environment

By Jeffrey Mount, Caitlin Peterson, Gokce Sencan

Apr 27, 2023 ... Environmental water supports habitat for fish and wildlife and maintains water quality for human uses such as recreation, drinking water, ...

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Water Use in California’s Communities

By Andrew Ayres, Caitlin Peterson, Annabelle Rosser

Apr 27, 2023 ... Tens of thousands of rural homes get their water from domestic wells. Most community water systems rely on surface and groundwater for their ...

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Helping Communities Meet Their Basic Water Needs

By Zaira Joaquín Morales

Apr 17, 2023 ... This week, State Water Contractors general manager Jennifer ... As a San Joaquin Valley native, safe drinking water is important to me, ...

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California’s Nutrition Safety Net

By Tess Thorman, Patricia Malagon

Apr 27, 2023 ... The state's three largest nutrition programs—CalFresh, WIC, and school meals—serve almost 4 million California households.

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Is College Worth It?

By Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Cesar Alesi Perez, Vicki Hsieh, Hans Johnson

We explore whether the benefits of a college degree outweigh the costs. Although most California parents want their children to graduate from college with at ...

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What Student Debt Relief Means for Californians

By Darriya Starr, Jacob Jackson, Dean Bonner

Feb 9, 2023 ... A plan to forgive federal student loan debt—now being reviewed by the US Supreme Court—could provide relief to about 3.5 million ...