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2015 Urban Water Management Plan
2015 Urban Water Management PlanMetropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) | June 1, 2016...Summary
Metropolitan’s 2015 Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) has been prepared in compliance with Water Code Section 10608.36 of SB X7-7, which was enacted...
2017 SGMA Annual Report South American Subbasin (5-021.65) Sacramento Central Groundwater Authority$0.00
2017 SGMA Annual Report South American Subbasin (5-021.65) Sacramento Central Groundwater AuthoritySacramento Central Groundwater Authority, GEI Consultants Inc. | April 1, 2018...Summary
The Sacramento Central Groundwater Authority (SCGA) has prepared an Annual Report describing groundwater conditions in the South American Subbasin for the 2017 Water...
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 Community Guide for Evaluating Future Urban Water Demand$0.00
A Community Guide for Evaluating Future Urban Water DemandPacific Institute | August 31, 2016...Summary
A Community Guide for Evaluating Future Urban Water Demand provides communities, environmental groups, ratepayer advocates, and anyone interested in sustainable water supply planning...
A freshwater conservation blueprint for California: prioritizing watersheds for freshwater biodiversity
A freshwater conservation blueprint for California: prioritizing watersheds for freshwater biodiversityFreshwater 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...
A Guide to Ordinary High Water Mark (OHWM) Delineation for Non-Perennial Streams in the Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast Region of the United States
A Guide to Ordinary High Water Mark (OHWM) Delineation for Non-Perennial Streams in the Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast Region of the United StatesU.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) | August 14, 2014...Summary
Federal regulations define the ordinary high water mark (OHWM) as “that line on the shore established by the fluctuations of water and indicated...
A Perspective on the Drought in California$0.00
A Perspective on the Drought in CaliforniaLegislative Analyst's Office | November 21, 1991...Summary
Despite heavy rains in March 1991, California continues to face a serious near-term water problem resulting from five years of drought. In fact,...
A Review of the SFPUC’s Retail and Wholesale Customer Water Demand Projections$0.00
A Review of the SFPUC’s Retail and Wholesale Customer Water Demand ProjectionsPacific Institute | July 26, 2007...Summary
In an effort to satisfy the future water needs of its wholesale customers, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) commissioned a series...
A Simulation-Optimization Model for Water-Resources Management, Santa Barbara, California$0.00
A Simulation-Optimization Model for Water-Resources Management, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaU.S. Geological Survey (USGS) | September 1, 1998...Summary
A simulation-optimization model has been developed for the optimal management of the city of Santa Barbara's water resources during a drought. The model,...
A Sustainable Water Plan for California$0.00
A Sustainable Water Plan for CaliforniaEnvironmental Water Caucus | September 9, 2015...Summary
California’s drought is dire, and has focused legislative and public attention on the enormity of the state’s water problems. As noted in earlier...