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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... Groundwater pumping is for urban and farm uses. Agricultural end uses include irrigation management, such as pressurization. Residential end ...

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Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... But California agriculture wouldn't exist without the elaborate network of surface water and groundwater supplies needed for irrigation.

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Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

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

The Westlands Irrigation District has already seen large tracts of land retired from production for other reasons, including over 100,000 acres of ...

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Beavers: The Unlikely Climate Hero

By Sarah Bardeen

Oct 24, 2022 ... We find them in irrigation ditches, messing with diversions and sometimes flooding infrastructure. Our team has worked with different ...

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Is SGMA Compatible with Farmland Preservation?

By Annabelle Rosser

Aug 15, 2022 ... But as SGMA's limitations on groundwater extraction go into effect—and as warmer, more intense droughts begin to push land out of irrigation–the ...