climate change

Search Results

Browse All Documents

  • Type

  • Topic

  • Keywords

  • Publication Year

  • Hydrologic Region

  • Reset
  • Index By

  • A changing framework for urban water systems

    A changing framework for urban water systems

    American 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...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • A freshwater conservation blueprint for California: prioritizing watersheds for freshwater biodiversity

    A freshwater conservation blueprint for California: prioritizing watersheds for freshwater biodiversity

    Freshwater Science, University of Chicago Press Journals | April 18, 2018...
    Summary

    Conservation scientists have adapted conservation planning principles designed for protection of habi- tats ranging from terrestrial to freshwater ecosystems. We applied current approaches...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • A spatially comprehensive, hydrometeorological data set for Mexico, the U.S., and Southern Canada 1950–2013

    A spatially comprehensive, hydrometeorological data set for Mexico, the U.S., and Southern Canada 1950–2013

    Nature | August 18, 2015...
    Summary

    A data set of observed daily precipitation, maximum and minimum temperature, gridded to a 1/16° (~6 km) resolution, is described that spans the...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • A tale of two California droughts: Lessons amidst record warmth and dryness in a region of complex physical and human geography

    A tale of two California droughts: Lessons amidst record warmth and dryness in a region of complex physical and human geography

    American Geophysical Union (AGU) | November 19, 2015...
    Summary

    The state of California has experienced the worst drought in its historical record during 2012–2015. Adverse effects of this multi year event have been...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Accounting for Climate Change

    $0.00

    Accounting for Climate Change

    Department 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...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Adaptability and adaptations of California’s water supply system to dry climate warming

    Adaptability and adaptations of California’s water supply system to dry climate warming

    Climactic Change, Springer | November 27, 2007...
    Summary

    Economically optimal operational changes and adaptations for California’s water supply system are examined for a dry form of climate warming (GFDL CM2.1 A2)...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Adaptation Strategies for Agricultural Sustainability in Yolo County, California

    $0.00

    Adaptation Strategies for Agricultural Sustainability in Yolo County, California

    California Energy Commission (CEC) | July 31, 2012...
    Summary

    This place-based case study in an agricultural county in California’s Central Valley focused on the period of 2010–2050, and dealt with biophysical and...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Adapting California’s Water Management to Climate Change

    $0.00

    Adapting California’s Water Management to Climate Change

    Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) | January 12, 2009...
    Summary

    Among the potential impacts of climate change, accelerated sea level rise and a reduced Sierra snowpack are the most certain. Both will pose...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Adapting to Climate Change and Drought in Selected California Groundwater Basins: Local Achievements and Challenges

    Adapting to Climate Change and Drought in Selected California Groundwater Basins: Local Achievements and Challenges

    California Natural Resources Agency | August 27, 2018...
    Summary

    Climate change projections are for higher temperatures and extreme droughts by the end of the 21st century. This will alter the natural recharge...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Addressing Institutional Vulnerabilities in California’s Drought Water Allocation, Part 1: Water Rights Administration and Oversight During Major Statewide Droughts, 1976–2016

    Addressing Institutional Vulnerabilities in California’s Drought Water Allocation, Part 1: Water Rights Administration and Oversight During Major Statewide Droughts, 1976–2016

    California Natural Resources Agency | August 30, 2018...
    Summary

    Climate change has already begun to affect California’s hydrology and water resources, and droughts are likely to become more frequent, longer, and more...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now