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Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 16, 2022 ... The state continues to update water quality and flow standards for the Delta ... between flood protection and water supply during storms.

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Storing Water for the Environment

By Sarah Null, Jeffrey Mount, Brian Gray, Kristen Dybala ...

They provide multiple benefits including water supply, hydropower, flood management, ... Many of these standards focus narrowly on protecting specific life ...

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Policy Brief: Storing Water for the Environment

By Sarah Null, Jeffrey Mount, Brian Gray, Kristen Dybala ...

To protect and restore California's freshwater ecosystems and respond to the ... dams are essential for water supply, hydropower generation, and flood ...

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Groundwater and Urban Growth in the San Joaquin Valley

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

They can also work to protect areas suitable for groundwater recharge from development. ... (21) New budget-based outdoor water efficiency standards under ...

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Improving California’s Water Market

By Andrew Ayres, Ellen Hanak, Brian Gray, Gokce Sencan ...

We then review the requirements for establishing effective and responsible ... additional unclaimed flood flows to augment overall supplies (Hanak et al.

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Groundwater Recharge in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Ellen Hanak

... reducing flood risk, and storing water for droughts. Active recharge is a longstanding practice in much of urban Southern California and parts of the ...

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Advancing Ecosystem Restoration with Smarter Permitting

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

Environmental regulations were designed to reduce or mitigate harm from ... improving flood control to reduce damage from levee overtopping caused by ...