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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... And while the drought was undeniably hard on agriculture, ... Valley will need to come out of irrigated in production to reduce groundwater ...

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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... Although agriculture uses roughly four times more water than cities, ... panels over canals can produce power while reducing evaporation.


Priorities for California’s Water

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Sarah Bardeen, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

Nov 16, 2022 ... California is the nation's agricultural powerhouse, accounting for 12 percent of agricultural production in 2021—including more than 70 ...


Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Annabelle Rosser, Ellen Hanak, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

Improving groundwater sustainability is critical for the region, but in the near term, bringing large tracts of agricultural land out of irrigated production ...


Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

By Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin, Deepak Premkumar

Oct 21, 2022 ... He holds an MS in agricultural economics from the University of Wisconsin, ... from Vicki Hsieh; and production assistance from Laurel Chun.


Storing Water for the Environment

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

In-basin urban and agricultural demand. This is water for cities and farms downstream of the reservoir. For simplicity we grouped demands in this category, ...