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Land Transitions and Dust in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Jaymin Kwon, Joy Collins

Jul 25, 2022 ... The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) requires groundwater users to bring their basins into balance over the next two decades.

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The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Greg Gartrell

... regulations on water flow and quality were expanded—and export pumping limits were ... Water uses in the Delta watershed have been changing over time.

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Video: Farming in a State of Extremes

By Sarah Bardeen

Apr 26, 2022 ... “Although farmers have steadily improved productivity, water is an enduring concern….Chronic overpumping has dried up wells and damaged ...

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Policy Brief: Drought and California’s Agriculture

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Josué Medellín-Azuara, Ellen Hanak, John Abatzoglou

Apr 26, 2022 ... Chronic overpumping of groundwater has dried up wells and damaged ... To lessen drought impacts, farmers increased pumping by nearly 4.2 maf ...

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Video: Californians and Their Government

By Stephanie Barton

Apr 1, 2022 ... Housing expenses also continue to be a concern, with just over half of Californians worried about having enough money to pay their rent or ...