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Farming in a State of Extremes

... of transitioning to groundwater sustainability in the San Joaquin Valley, ... Maria has tackled water contamination and shortages through community ...


Groundwater and Urban Growth in the San Joaquin Valley

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

In contrast, nearly all smaller urban utilities rely entirely on groundwater.(6) Although addressing groundwater contaminants is currently causing costs to rise ...


Improving California’s Water Market

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

How Water Trading and Banking Can Support Groundwater Management ... if it causes nearby wells to go dry or contaminants to migrate towards these wells.

Fact Sheet

Access to Safe Drinking Water in California

By Caitrin Chappelle, Joy Collins, Ellen Hanak

Groundwater contamination is a major issue, with new contaminants emerging. Most systems with unsafe water rely on groundwater as a primary source.


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, ...