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Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... ... reservoirs were drawn down, water quality standards were relaxed, and rock barriers were installed in the Delta to keep salinity at bay.


Storing Water for the Environment

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

System water for salinity maintenance. This is water used to keep the Delta fresh enough for exports and local agricultural and urban demands; it flows out of ...

Fact Sheet

The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Greg Gartrell

The changes in required outflow for salinity and ecosystems have reduced exports in most years. The climate of the Delta watershed is changing, with warmer, ...

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PPIC Delta Water Accounting

It also includes a succinct description of the methods, and a spreadsheet with the model to obtain water flows from salinity standards in the Delta.