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Making Sense of California’s Economy

By Sarah Bohn, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune, Vicki Hsieh

In a recent PPIC survey, seven in ten Californians say rising prices are ... In September, the unemployment rate (3.9%) was below pre-pandemic levels, ...


Storing Water for the Environment

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

Moreover, regulatory uncertainty for water users is rising as these ecosystems ... and rising sea levels and saltwater intrusion into the Delta and other ...

Statewide Survey

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

Jul 8, 2022 ... Key findings include: Three in ten Californians name water supply ... in four are very concerned about increased rising sea levels (26%).


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 ... and low surface water deliveries to farms—exacerbated dust mobilization.

Fact Sheet

The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Greg Gartrell

The Delta is California's largest estuary and a vital hub in the water supply ... These levees are under threat from rising sea level, earthquakes, floods, ...

Policy Brief

Policy Brief: Drought and California’s Agriculture

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Josué Medellín-Azuara, Ellen Hanak, John Abatzoglou

Apr 26, 2022 ... Surface water shortages increased groundwater pumping and other production costs. To lessen drought impacts, farmers increased pumping by nearly ...