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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... Flooding, power outages, and downed trees are now dominating the news. It's a remarkable shift from the past few years, which saw the driest ...

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The Promise of a Wet January

By Jeffrey Mount

Jan 5, 2023 ... The combination of high rainfall rates and winds causes urban and river flooding, as well as landslides and debris flows (especially in areas ...


Advancing Ecosystem Restoration with Smarter Permitting

By Letitia Grenier, Stephanie Panlasigui, Crissy Pickett, Gokce Sencan

The issues surrounding designing a multi-benefit flood management and ... The representatives—all innovators in the area of smarter permitting—have ...


California’s Future

By Ellen Hanak, Laura Hill, Hans Johnson, Caroline Danielson ...

This multi-topic publication highlights the state's most pressing long-term policy challenges in several key areas: criminal justice, economy, education, ...

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Droughts Aren’t Just About Water Anymore

By Lori Pottinger

Dec 15, 2020 ... But now satellites are being used to estimate it over broad areas and ... particularly in terms of capturing and storing more of the flood ...

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High and Rising: Flood Risk in California Grows

By Jeffrey Mount, Daniel Swain

Jul 20, 2020 ... These intense storms also cause damaging landslides and mudflows, especially in areas that have recently burned. Warming atmospheric rivers are ...

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Reducing Flood Risk in the Central Valley

By Lori Pottinger

Nov 19, 2019 ... The Central Valley has some of the highest risk of flooding in the state—and that risk is growing as the climate changes.

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Addressing Inequality in Flood Risk

By Lori Pottinger

Nov 13, 2019 ... PPIC: How can flooding affect social inequality? RICHARD MATTHEW: Inequity typically grows with disasters. There is a whole range of ways ...