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Can We Capture More Water in the Delta?

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 17, 2023 ... We spoke with PPIC Water Policy Center adjunct fellow Greg Gartrell ... The export pumps in the Delta are currently pumping at about half of ...

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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... California's water system uses energy to pump, convey, treat, and heat water. · Water is also required for hydropower generation, thermoelectric ...

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Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... This pumping keeps cropland in production, but it also aggravates a longer-term challenge for many groundwater basins: For decades, farming ...

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Storing Water for the Environment

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

Large reservoirs are essential for managing water in California's highly variable ... collected from nearby farms, groundwater pumping, and water exchanges.

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Land Transitions and Dust in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Jaymin Kwon, Joy Collins

Jul 25, 2022 ... Water-limited farming, with a small amount of irrigation to establish cover, could provide one avenue forward. Grazing is often a part of ...