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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...
2020 Water Resilience Portfolio (draft)
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,...