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Water Use in California

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Caitlin Peterson

On average, communities use 10%, agriculture uses 40% of water statewide, and the environment uses 50%. These proportions vary depending on the region and ...

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Water Use in California’s Agriculture

By Caitlin Peterson, Alvar Escriva-Bou, Josué Medellín-Azuara, Spencer Cole

Apr 27, 2023 ... Discover how much water the sector uses and how groundwater laws and ... water—a result of drier conditions and changes in environmental ...

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Water Use in California’s Environment

By Jeffrey Mount, Caitlin Peterson, Gokce Sencan

Apr 27, 2023 ... Water that stays in rivers, streams, and wetlands is considered “environmental water.” The state's rivers, lakes, wetlands, and estuaries ...

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Helping Communities Meet Their Basic Water Needs

By Zaira Joaquín Morales

Apr 17, 2023 ... For two decades, she's worked on Delta issues, environmental and regulatory compliance, and interagency coordination. We asked her to tell us ...

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New Horizons for Senior Fellow Alvar Escriva-Bou

By Sarah Bardeen

Feb 24, 2023 ... In over seven years at the PPIC Water Policy Center, ... Civil and Environmental Engineering Department and its Institute of the Environment ...