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  • A New Approach to Accounting for Environmental Water Insights from the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta

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    A New Approach to Accounting for Environmental Water Insights from the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta

    Public 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...

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  • A Review of the Use of Science and Adaptive Management in California’s Draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan

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    A Review of the Use of Science and Adaptive Management in California’s Draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan

    National Academies Press | May 5, 2011...
    Summary

    California’s draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan—a draft plan to conserve habitat for endangered and threatened species, while continuing to divert water to agriculture...

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  • Accounting for Water “Wasted to the Sea”

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    Accounting for Water “Wasted to the Sea”

    San Francisco Estuary & Watershed Science | April 19, 2018...
    Summary

    Freshwater outflow from the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta is a contentious management issue. Once mixed with salt water of San Francisco Bay, outflow is...

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  • Adaptive Management and Science for the Delta Ecosystem

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    Adaptive Management and Science for the Delta Ecosystem

    San Francisco Estuary & Watershed Science | October 1, 2013...
    Summary

    Using science to adaptively guide management for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta is widely talked about as good public policy.  Almost every agency, stakeholder,...

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  • Age Determination of the Remaining Peat in the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta, California, USA

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    Age Determination of the Remaining Peat in the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta, California, USA

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) | October 9, 2007...
    Summary

    The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta of California was once a 1,400 square kilometer (km2) tidal marsh, which contained a vast layer of peat ranging...

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  • An Introduction to High-Frequency Nutrient and Biogeochemical Monitoring for the Sacramento– San Joaquin Delta, Northern California

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    An Introduction to High-Frequency Nutrient and Biogeochemical Monitoring for the Sacramento– San Joaquin Delta, Northern California

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Delta Regional Monitoring Program | July 11, 2017...
    Summary

    This report is the first in a series of three reports that provide information about high-frequency (HF) nutrient and biogeochemical monitoring in the...

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  • Bay Delta Water Quality Control Plan (Bay Delta Plan)

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    Bay Delta Water Quality Control Plan (Bay Delta Plan)

    California State Water Resources Control Board | December 13, 2006...
    Summary

    "Bay Delta Plan" is short for the State Water Resources Control Board's (State Water Board) San Francisco Bay/Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Estuary Water Quality...

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  • CALFED Staff Report: Summary Review of Prior Delta Conveyance Reports

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    CALFED Staff Report: Summary Review of Prior Delta Conveyance Reports

    CalFed | April 24, 2008...
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    Over the past 40 years, state, federal, and local agencies, as well as academics have conducted numerous studies about the best way to...

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  • CalSim II Simulation of Historical SWP-CVP Operations Technical Memorandum Report

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    CalSim II Simulation of Historical SWP-CVP Operations Technical Memorandum Report

    California Department of Water Resources (DWR) | November 12, 2003...
    Summary

    CalSim is a generalized water resources planning tool developed jointly by the Department of Water Resources (DWR) and the US Bureau of Reclamation...

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  • Carriage Water

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    Carriage Water

    California Department of Water Resources (DWR) | September 26, 2001...
    Summary

    Carriage water is defined as marginal export costs, that is, the extra water needed to carry a unit of water across the Delta...

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  • Changing ecosystems: a brief ecological history of the Delta

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    Changing ecosystems: a brief ecological history of the Delta

    U.C. Davis Center for Watershed Sciences | February 15, 2010...
    Summary

    The San Francisco Estuary is a young estuary, about 6-10,000 years old in its present location. It became established during periods of high...

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  • Climate Change and the Delta: A Synthesis (Public Review Draft)

    Climate Change and the Delta: A Synthesis (Public Review Draft)

    Delta Stewardship Council | March 23, 2018...
    Summary

    The Delta Reform Act of 2009 (Water Code Section 85066) requires that the Delta Stewardship Council adopt a Delta Plan (the Plan) to...

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  • Comparing Futures for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    Comparing Futures for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) | July 16, 2008...
    Summary

    For over 50 years, California has been pumping water through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta for extensive urban and agricultural uses around the state....

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  • Conservation Strategy for Restoration of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, Sacramento Valley and San Joaquin Valley Regions

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    Conservation Strategy for Restoration of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, Sacramento Valley and San Joaquin Valley Regions

    CalFed Ecosystem Restoration Program | May 15, 2014...
    Summary

    The Conservation Strategy describes ERP goals and conservation priorities for Stage 2 of the CALFED Bay-Delta Program (CALFED) and was developed by the...

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  • Costs of Ecosystem Management Actions for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    Costs of Ecosystem Management Actions for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) | April 22, 2013...
    Summary

    California is at a critical juncture on policy for the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta. This report summarizes the results of a wide-ranging study of...

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  • Delta Islands and Levees Feasibility Study, Draft Feasibility Report and Environmental Impact Statement

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    Delta Islands and Levees Feasibility Study, Draft Feasibility Report and Environmental Impact Statement

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) | April 10, 2014...
    Summary

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the California Department of Water Resources propose to restore approximately 89.5 acres of lost or degraded...

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  • Delta Levee Investment Strategy: Final Report

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    Delta Levee Investment Strategy: Final Report

    Delta Stewardship Council | August 4, 2017...
    Summary

    In the California Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta (Delta), levee failure could cause catastrophic flooding, potentially causing injury or loss of life, and possibly damaging...

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  • Delta Levee Investment Strategy: Risk Analysis Methodology

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    Delta Levee Investment Strategy: Risk Analysis Methodology

    Delta Stewardship Council | July 20, 2016...
    Summary

    Levees in California’s Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta (Delta) reduce flood risk to people, property, natural resources, and infrastructure systems of statewide importance. Levee failure...

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  • Delta Levees Investment Strategy: Sea Level Rise Methodology

    Delta Levees Investment Strategy: Sea Level Rise Methodology

    Delta Stewardship Council | August 21, 2015...
    Summary

    This memorandum describes the methodology used to account for the impact of potential future sea level rise on the Delta Levees Investment Strategy...

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  • Delta Narratives: Saving the Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    Delta Narratives: Saving the Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    Delta Protection Commission | August 1, 2015...
    Summary

    From August 2014 through July 2015, the Delta Narratives project, on contract to the Delta Protection Commission, addressed two questions. First, in what...

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