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Can We Capture More Water in the Delta?

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 17, 2023 ... Especially in the San Joaquin Valley, we need investments to put water in the ground—our largest reservoir for long-term storage (snowpack is ...


Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 16, 2022 ... The snowpack—that once-reliable annual source of water—is diminishing as temperatures rise. Water withdrawals during multiyear droughts are ...


Storing Water for the Environment

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

Climate warming will reduce the amount of water stored in snowpack—an important source of cold water for many native species. Additional changes include a ...

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The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Greg Gartrell

The climate of the Delta watershed is changing, with warmer, more intense droughts, which are reducing the water stored in snowpack and increasing ...