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The Promise of a Wet January

By Jeffrey Mount

Jan 5, 2023 ... Building capacity will require some infrastructure investments (particularly more conveyance), more nimble permitting to divert the water, ...

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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... Surface water conveyance relies on gravity in most places, but sometimes pumping is necessary. Water pumped to Southern California from the ...


Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... There is growing interest in making major investments in conveyance infrastructure for recharge and establishing groundwater banks.


Storing Water for the Environment

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

This storage is, in turn, connected to a statewide grid that includes underground storage in aquifers and a conveyance network to meet demands throughout ...

Fact Sheet

The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Greg Gartrell

The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta is California's largest estuary and a vital hub in the state's water supply system. Three interlinked issues currently face ...

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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 ... Increasing recharge will require upgrades to storage and conveyance infrastructure—as well as operational and regulatory practices, ...