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Policy Brief: Storing Water for the Environment

By Sarah Null, Jeffrey Mount, Brian Gray, Kristen Dybala ...

Reserving reservoir storage space for the environment—along with a share of inflow—can ... California needs a new approach to mitigate the harm dams cause.


Land Transitions and Dust in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Jaymin Kwon, Joy Collins

Jul 25, 2022 ... The overall air quality impact of transitioning agricultural land to new uses is nuanced, but proactive management can help to identify high- ...

Fact Sheet

The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Greg Gartrell

Learn more about this key watershed in our new fact sheet. ... by natural vegetation, channel evaporation, and net increases in groundwater storage.

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PPIC Delta Water Accounting

This study and dataset update the information in the 2017 report A New Approach ... in storage, and imports from the Trinity River) and upstream depletions.

Policy Brief

Policy Brief: Drought and California’s Agriculture

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

Apr 26, 2022 ... Drought is raising costs and reducing farm revenue. Drought reduced surface water deliveries to farms in 2021. Low storage levels and water ...