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A Field Guide to the Identification of the Ordinary High Water Mark (OHWM) in the Arid West Region of the Western United States: A Delineation Manual
A Field Guide to the Identification of the Ordinary High Water Mark (OHWM) in the Arid West Region of the Western United States: A Delineation ManualU.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory | August 1, 2008...Summary
The Ordinary High Water Mark (OHWM) is an approach for identifying the lateral limits of non-wetland waters. However, determining whether any non-wetland water...
Analog Model Study of the Ground-Water Basin of the Upper Coachella Valley, California
Analog Model Study of the Ground-Water Basin of the Upper Coachella Valley, CaliforniaU.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Desert Water Agency, Coachella Valley County Water District | July 18, 1974...Summary
An analog model of the ground-water basin of the upper Coachella Valley was constructed to determine the effects of imported water on ground-water...
Biological Condition of Non-Perennial Streams and Spring-Fed Oases in the Colorado River Basin Region$0.00
Biological Condition of Non-Perennial Streams and Spring-Fed Oases in the Colorado River Basin RegionCalifornia State Water Resources Control Board | August 22, 2014...Summary
The Colorado River Basin Regional Water Board conducted bioassessment sampling at high-quality (i.e., “reference”) streams in their region during 2013-2015. The purpose of...
California Water Plan 2013: Colorado River Hydrologic Region Report$0.00
California Water Plan 2013: Colorado River Hydrologic Region ReportCalifornia Department of Water Resources (DWR) | October 30, 2014...Summary
Despite the subtropical desert climate, reliable water supplies for the Colorado River Hydrologic Region have made it possible to establish, maintain, and even...
California’s Fourth Climate Change Assessment Statewide Summary Report
California’s Fourth Climate Change Assessment Statewide Summary ReportGovernor's Office of Planning and Research, California Energy Commission (CEC), California Natural Resources Agency | August 27, 2018...Summary
California’s Fourth Climate Change Assessment (Fourth Assessment) advances actionable science that serves the growing needs of state and local-level decision-makers from a variety...
California’s Severe Drought Has Only Marginal Impacts on Food Prices
California’s Severe Drought Has Only Marginal Impacts on Food PricesUniversity of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics | May 14, 2015...Summary
The extreme drought that has gripped California over the past several years is causing onerous adjustments in the natural and human environments. Agriculture,...
California’s Water: The Colorado River$0.00
California’s Water: The Colorado RiverPublic Policy Institute of California (PPIC) | October 1, 2016...Summary
The Colorado River—a major water source for Southern California’s cities and farms—is shared among seven states and Mexico. Water use now outstrips supply....
Colorado River Basin Water Supply and Demand Study$0.00
Colorado River Basin Water Supply and Demand StudyU.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) | December 1, 2012...Summary
The Colorado River Basin Water Supply and Demand Study (Study), initiated in January 2010, was conducted by the Bureau of Reclamation’s (Reclamation) Upper...
Colorado River Hydrologic Region Groundwater Update$0.00
Colorado River Hydrologic Region Groundwater UpdateCalifornia Department of Water Resources (DWR) | April 1, 2015...Summary
The primary goal of the Colorado River Hydrologic Region (Colorado River region) groundwater update is to expand information about region-specific groundwater conditions for...
Colorado River Water: Challenges for California$0.00
Colorado River Water: Challenges for CaliforniaLegislative Analyst's Office | October 16, 1997...Summary
The Secretary of the Interior has directed California to come up with a plan to live within its entitlement of 4.4 million acre-feet of...