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Can We Capture More Water in the Delta?

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 17, 2023 ... We spoke with PPIC Water Policy Center adjunct fellow Greg Gartrell to ... water supply in the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta in wet years.

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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... Water supplies are tight, and managers are preparing for a possible fourth year of drought. And perhaps most troubling, freshwater ecosystems ...

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The Promise of a Wet January

By Jeffrey Mount

Jan 5, 2023 ... In California's deeply variable climate, with its extreme swings between wet and dry, atmospheric rivers are essential to the water supply.

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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... Improving water use efficiency can reduce energy consumption; conversely, improving energy efficiency can reduce impacts on water supply and ...

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Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 30, 2022 ... Where possible, farmers also pump additional groundwater to make up for lower surface supplies. This pumping keeps cropland in production, but ...