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Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

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

This increases uncertainty for developers because the county could find that removing the land from agricultural use has significant environmental impacts. In ...


Storing Water for the Environment

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

As this report shows, on rivers with large, multi-purpose dams, storage is needed to ... Although dam removal addresses this problem most effectively (e.g., ...

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Making End-of-Life Decisions on Aging Dams

By Lori Pottinger

Nov 9, 2020 ... AR: Efforts to remove large dams in California have been slow and expensive, but we've made some progress—for example, the removal of a dam in ...

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Dams in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Jeffrey Mount, Jelena Jezdimirovic

The 2015 breaching of San Clemente Dam on the Carmel River was the largest dam removal in state history. Several other large dams are targeted for removal, ...