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A changing framework for urban water systems
A changing framework for urban water systemsAmerican Chemical Society (ACS) | May 8, 2013...Summary
Urban water infrastructure and the institutions responsible for its management have gradually evolved over the past two centuries. Today, they are under increasing...
A Historical Perspective of the Interagency Ecological Program: Bridging Multi-Agency Studies into Ecological Understanding of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and Estuary for 40 Years$0.00
A Historical Perspective of the Interagency Ecological Program: Bridging Multi-Agency Studies into Ecological Understanding of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and Estuary for 40 YearsInteragency Ecological Program | February 8, 2013...Summary
The Interagency Ecological Program (IEP) has been in existence in some form for almost 50 years. As the San Francisco Estuary evolved due...
A Salton Sea Chronology (Prehistory-2015)
Accounting for Climate Change$0.00
Accounting for Climate ChangeDepartment of Water Resources | April 29, 2010...Summary
In recent years, evidence that global climate will have significant effects on water resources in California has continued to accumulate. Climate change can...
Accounting for Water “Wasted to the Sea”$0.00
Accounting for Water “Wasted to the Sea”San Francisco Estuary & Watershed Science | April 19, 2018...Summary
Freshwater outflow from the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta is a contentious management issue. Once mixed with salt water of San Francisco Bay, outflow is...
Applying the Public Trust Doctrine to River Protection$0.00
Applying the Public Trust Doctrine to River ProtectionDepartment of Water Resources | June 9, 2004...Summary
The public trust is an ancient doctrine, stemming from Roman law. The Institutes of Justinian state that “by natural law, these things are...
California regulation of agricultural runoff
California regulation of agricultural runoffAmerican Bar Association (ABA) | November 1, 2017...Summary
Agriculture in California is a multibillion dollar industry that produces more than half of the nation’s fruits, nuts, and vegetables. But this comes...
California’s First Farmer-Led Groundwater Market
California’s First Farmer-Led Groundwater MarketThe Nature Conservancy | July 12, 2018...Summary
Ventura County, located in California’s south coast, is one of United States’ most productive agricultural counties (ranked 10th in California and 11th in the...
Changing ecosystems: a brief ecological history of the Delta$0.00
Changing ecosystems: a brief ecological history of the DeltaU.C. Davis Center for Watershed Sciences | February 15, 2010...Summary
The San Francisco Estuary is a young estuary, about 6-10,000 years old in its present location. It became established during periods of high...
Climate change and California drought in the 21st century
Climate change and California drought in the 21st centuryNational Academy of Sciences | March 31, 2015...Summary
Climate science has advanced over decades from an initial focus on the development and use of numerical models of Earth’s climate and compilation...