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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... The past year was very important for California water. ... relatively well during this dry, hot year, thanks to years of investments in ...

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The Promise of a Wet January

By Jeffrey Mount

Jan 5, 2023 ... ... wet and dry, atmospheric rivers are essential to the water supply. ... a wet and dry year in California is usually tied to the number of ...

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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... Hydropower averages 15% of California's electricity generation, from 7% in dry years to over 20% in wet years.


Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... Finally, it explores wet-year strategies that will help Californians get through the dry years. The challenges are real, but there is reason for ...

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How Are California’s Cities Managing the Drought?

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Annabelle Rosser, Ellen Hanak

Oct 31, 2022 ... The drought has harmed California's freshwater ecosystems, dried up ... less water than they did in the early years of the 2012–16 drought.