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  • Advancing One Water Through Arts and Culture: A Blueprint for Action

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    Advancing One Water Through Arts and Culture: A Blueprint for Action

    U.S. Water Alliance | June 26, 2018...
    Summary

    No matter who we are, where we live, or what we do, water is essential to our lives. It is life’s most precious...

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  • Agricultural Water Conservation and Efficiency Potential in California

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    Agricultural Water Conservation and Efficiency Potential in California

    Pacific Institute | June 10, 2014...
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    Agriculture uses about 80 percent of California’s developed water supply. As such a large user, it is heavily impacted by the availability and...

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  • Delta Tunnels Aren’t the “Fix” California Needs

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    Delta Tunnels Aren’t the “Fix” California Needs

    San Francisco Baykeeper | May 24, 2017...
    Summary

    The Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta is in crisis. It is not alarmist to state that the Delta-wide ecosystem—and, by extension, San Francisco Bay...

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  • Five Decades of Magical Thinking: How California’s Water Policy is Founded on a Bankrupt 53-year-old Fantasy

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    Five Decades of Magical Thinking: How California’s Water Policy is Founded on a Bankrupt 53-year-old Fantasy

    California Water Impact Network (C-WIN) | May 5, 2012...
    Summary

    Recent revelations confirm that California's water policy is founded on a decades-old water deficit, one that will only be compounded by Jerry Brown's...

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  • Oppose the Twin Tunnels Project: A C-­WIN Policy Brief

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    Oppose the Twin Tunnels Project: A C-­WIN Policy Brief

    California Water Impact Network (C-WIN) | October 1, 2012...
    Summary

    It is the policy of the California Water Impact Network to: • Oppose and work to defeat the construction of the Twin Tunnels...

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  • Retiring Poisoned Lands in the Western San Joaquin Valley: A C-WIN Policy Brief

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    Retiring Poisoned Lands in the Western San Joaquin Valley: A C-WIN Policy Brief

    California Water Impact Network (C-WIN) | January 1, 2012...
    Summary

    It is the policy of the California Water Impact Network to: •Retire poisoned lands from irrigation so that pollution from naturally high levels...

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  • State of the Salmonids: Status of California’s Emblematic Fishes 2017

    State of the Salmonids: Status of California’s Emblematic Fishes 2017

    University of California, Davis (UC Davis) | August 1, 2017...
    Summary

    California has, or had, 32 distinct kinds of salmonid fishes. They are either endemic to California or at the southern end of their ranges....

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  • Stormwater Capture Potential in Urban and Suburban California

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    Stormwater Capture Potential in Urban and Suburban California

    Pacific Institute | June 10, 2014...
    Summary

    Communities throughout California are facing serious and growing threats to their ability to provide a safe, reliable supply of water. Drought, coupled with...

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  • Subsidence: A critical challenge to Friant-Kern canal water deliveries

    Subsidence: A critical challenge to Friant-Kern canal water deliveries

    Friant Water Authority | January 17, 2018...
    Summary

    The Friant Water Authority is facing a critical challenge right now - one that has reduced our ability to deliver water to many Friant...

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  • The Case of Shifting Snow

    The Case of Shifting Snow

    Climate Central | February 5, 2020...
    Summary

    Whether you live among palm trees or pine trees, snow plays a critical role in our climate. Snow keeps our planet cooler, significantly affects...

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