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Paying for Water in California

By Ellen Hanak, Dean Misczynski, Jay Lund, Brian Gray ...

California faces serious funding gaps in five key areas of water management-including safe drinking water in small, disadvantaged communities; ...

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PPIC Water Policy Center

The PPIC Water Policy Center spurs innovative water management solutions that support a healthy economy, environment, and society—now and for future ...

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How Is California Spending the Water Bond?

By Ellen Hanak, Jelena Jezdimirovic

Jun 16, 2016 ... Almost two years ago, California voters passed Proposition 1—a $7.5 billion water bond intended to provide significant investments in the ...

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Improving California’s Water Market

By Andrew Ayres, Ellen Hanak, Brian Gray, Gokce Sencan ...

Sep 30, 2021 ... Water trading and banking will prove important tools to help California bring its groundwater basins into balance under the Sustainable ...

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Water Stress and a Changing San Joaquin Valley

By Ellen Hanak, Jay Lund, Richard Howitt, Peter Moyle ...

The latest drought underscored valley agriculture's vulnerability to water scarcity and long-term declines in groundwater reserves. The region has a greater ...

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Water and the Future of the San Joaquin Valley

By Ellen Hanak, Alvar Escriva-Bou, Brian Gray, Sarge Green ...

Feb 20, 2019 ... California's largest agricultural region is in a time of great change and growing water stress. New cooperative approaches are needed to ...

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California’s Water Grid

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Ellen Hanak, Jeffrey Mount

Storage alone is not enough, however. California also relies on thousands of miles of canals and aqueducts—as well as rivers—to move water to where it is needed ...

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Water Use in California

By Ellen Hanak, Jeffrey Mount

Some of the water used by each of these sectors returns to rivers and groundwater basins where it can be used again. Environmental water provides multiple ...

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Allocating California’s Water: Directions for Reform

By Ellen Hanak, Jay Lund, Richard Howitt, Brian Gray ...

Nov 4, 2015 ... To more effectively serve the 21st century economy, society, and environment, this water allocation system needs an upgrade. We propose an ...