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Dangers Lurk in the San Joaquin Valley’s Dust

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 10, 2022 ... Policy levers that help with dust suppression really are key. Topics. climate change Drought Floods Forests and Fires groundwater sustainability ...


Groundwater and Urban Growth in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Ellen Hanak, Henry McCann, David Mitchell ...

Utilities can do little to control the latter, but they do have some influence over ... space for flood recharge when supplies are intermittently available.


Advancing Ecosystem Restoration with Smarter Permitting

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

California's environmental permitting system was developed to prevent harm ... improving flood control to reduce damage from levee overtopping caused by ...


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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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 ... A new study, headed by experts at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), is looking at how flooding affects social inequality in flood- ...