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Can We Capture More Water in the Delta?

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 17, 2023 ... All three years had periods when the San Joaquin River was flooding, ... a lot of water to prevent a disastrous flood in Sacramento; in the ...

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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 ... combination of high rainfall rates and winds causes urban and river flooding, ...

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Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... And mammoth floods could eventually devastate our currently parched state. Warming is also intensifying water quality problems, ...

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Beavers: The Unlikely Climate Hero

By Sarah Bardeen

Oct 24, 2022 ... Wet meadows act as carbon sinks and fire breaks, reduce impacts from floods, and provide habitat for fish and wildlife. And beavers are one of ...