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Achieving Universal Broadband in California

By Joseph Hayes, Niu Gao, Darriya Starr, Amy Gong Liu

3 days ago ... The design and construction of the middle-mile network is ... For example, the Digital 395 project, along Highway 395 in the Eastern Sierras ...


Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

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

California's ambitious renewable energy goals will drive increasing solar construction in the valley. The passage of SB 100 and related legislation has set ...


Land Transitions and Dust in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Jaymin Kwon, Joy Collins

Jul 25, 2022 ... Along with dust from paved and unpaved roads, the two largest sources of ... (14) In these cases, construction periods may see elevated dust ...


Groundwater and Urban Growth in the San Joaquin Valley

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

... substantial hardscape in urban development (buildings, pavement, roads, etc.) ... This policy sets housing construction targets at different levels of ...

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Reducing Flood Risk in the Central Valley

By Lori Pottinger

Nov 19, 2019 ... Near term, we also need to fund the necessary operations and maintenance for the system we have now. It's a universal problem that affects ...

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How Climate Change Drives Disaster Cascades

By Lori Pottinger

Jan 29, 2019 ... For example, we call for updating design and maintenance codes to enhance ... in working together to improve resilience down the road.

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Managing Forests to Reduce Wildfire Risks

By Henry McCann, Van Butsic, Claudia Herbert

Aug 20, 2018 ... Both approaches can reduce fire risk in the Sierra's mixed-conifer forests, and both usually require heavy equipment, access roads, ...