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Can We Capture More Water in the Delta?

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 17, 2023 ... ... a lot of water to prevent a disastrous flood in Sacramento; in the San ... no need to change regulations and no big new infrastructure.

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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 ... photo - Flooded street in Sacramento from American River ... Building capacity will require some infrastructure investments (particularly ...


Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 16, 2022 ... The federal Bipartisan Infrastructure Law allocated $3.5 billion to improve ... objective like water supply, hydropower, and flood control.

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Beavers: The Unlikely Climate Hero

By Sarah Bardeen

Oct 24, 2022 ... We hire civil engineers to build gray infrastructure, but for natural ... messing with diversions and sometimes flooding infrastructure.