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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... ... to reduce groundwater overdraft and meet the mandates of the ... illuminating dust and air quality concerns (and best practices for ...

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The Promise of a Wet January

By Jeffrey Mount

Jan 5, 2023 ... ... Delta and San Francisco Bay, and improves water quality for all uses. ... Our largest reservoir in California—by far—is our groundwater ...

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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... ... energy efficiency can reduce impacts on water supply and quality. ... Energy use varies with groundwater levels and topography; ...


Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... Warming is also intensifying water quality problems, ... reforms to address major problems, from groundwater overdraft to climate change.


Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Annabelle Rosser, Ellen Hanak, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) requires groundwater users to bring ... while minimizing potential impairments to habitat and air quality.


Storing Water for the Environment

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

This leads to narrowly defined—and inflexible—flow and water quality standards ... new surface and groundwater storage projects using state bond funds from ...

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Is SGMA Compatible with Farmland Preservation?

By Annabelle Rosser

Aug 15, 2022 ... As implementation of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) ... Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) regulations and involves a fee.