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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... ... cropping as an alternative to fallowing, and exploring solar development as a new—and possibly attractive—use for fallowed lands.

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2022 Year in Review

By Mark Baldassare

Dec 15, 2022 ... During the past year, California worked to rebound from the pandemic while confronting drought, inflation, an economic divide, and political ...

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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... The growth of solar and wind power can boost the electricity sector's drought resilience by minimizing water use.


Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... ... growers to shift some lands to alternative uses, such as water-limited farming and grazing, wildlife habitat, and solar farms.