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A New Approach to Accounting for Environmental Water Insights from the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta$0.00
A New Approach to Accounting for Environmental Water Insights from the Sacramento–San Joaquin DeltaPublic Policy Institute of California (PPIC) | November 9, 2017...Summary
How water is apportioned to California’s cities, farms, and the environment can lead to conflict and competition in times of drought. Allocation of...
California’s Water: Water for the Environment$0.00
California’s Water: Water for the EnvironmentPublic Policy Institute of California | October 1, 2016...Summary
River and wetland ecosystems in California—and the many birds, fish, and other species they support—are in serious decline. Major investments and novel approaches...
Considering Water Use Efficiency for the Environmental Sector$0.00
Considering Water Use Efficiency for the Environmental SectorDepartment of Water Resources | April 29, 2010...Summary
The goal of this report is to provide a starting point from which the water planning community can move toward improving the allocation...
Ecological Limits of Hydrologic Alteration: Environmental Flows for Regional Water Management$0.00
Ecological Limits of Hydrologic Alteration: Environmental Flows for Regional Water ManagementUS Environmental Protection Agency | March 20, 2008...Summary
Worldwide, water conflicts are escalating as cities, industries, agriculture, and energy producers compete for limited freshwater supplies. At the same time, there is...
Functional Flows in Modified Riverscapes: Hydrographs, Habitats and Opportunities$0.00
Functional Flows in Modified Riverscapes: Hydrographs, Habitats and OpportunitiesBioScience | August 5, 2015...Summary
Building on previous environmental flow discussions and a growing recognition that hydrogeomorphic processes are inherent in the ecological functionality and biodiversity of riverscapes,...
Managed Environmental Water Use Efficiency: Evidence in Practice$0.00
Managed Environmental Water Use Efficiency: Evidence in PracticeUC Berkeley | May 12, 2006...Summary
The California Water Plan Update 2005 first introduced the term Managed Environmental Water Use Efficiency (MEWUE). Specifically, it defines MEWUE as a “mechanism...
Measuring Cost-Effectiveness of Environmental Water Transactions$0.00
Measuring Cost-Effectiveness of Environmental Water TransactionsKlamath Riverkeeper | August 4, 2016...Summary
The diversion, storage and consumptive use of water in the western United States (US) has drastically altered streamflow, water quality and a raft...
Missing Water: The Uses and Flows of Water in the Colorado River Delta Region$0.00
Missing Water: The Uses and Flows of Water in the Colorado River Delta RegionPacific Institute | September 1, 2001...Summary
The Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security is pleased to announce the release of Missing Water: The Uses and Flows of...