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A Research Guide to California Water Law$0.00
A Research Guide to California Water LawLoyola Law School | February 21, 2017...Summary
California water law is a complex subject. It is governed by both state and federal law, and is part property law and part...
Achieving State Goals for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta$0.00
Achieving State Goals for the Sacramento-San Joaquin DeltaLegislative Analyst's Office | January 15, 2015...Summary
The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta (Delta) is a biodiverse ecosystem that covers about 1,150 square miles and supports over 700 species of fish and...
An Introduction to the San Francisco Estuary$0.00
An Introduction to the San Francisco EstuaryThe Bay Institute | April 8, 2012...Summary
San Francisco Bay enters most of our lives as an obstacle to pass over as quickly as traffic-choked bridges allow. Although this beats...
California Water Myths$0.00
California Water MythsPublic Policy Institute of California | November 25, 2009...Summary
California faces enormous challenges in establishing a sustainable path for water resource management. One challenge is the rhetoric surrounding major water issues in...
California’s Water: An LAO Primer$0.00
California’s Water: An LAO PrimerLegislative Analyst's Office | October 22, 2008...Summary
California’s water delivery system is facing a series of challenges due in part to a combination of increasingly variable weather conditions, legal requirements,...
Challenges Facing the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta: Complex, Chaotic, or Simply Cantankerous?$0.00
Challenges Facing the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta: Complex, Chaotic, or Simply Cantankerous?Delta Stewardship Council | April 9, 2015...Summary
In 2014, the California Natural Resources Agency and the U.S. Department of the Interior asked the authors of this paper, as four former...
Delta OverviewDepartment of Water Resources | March 27, 2007...Summary
The Delta of the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers is California’s water supply crossroads. It is the major collection point for water that...
Delta Subsidence in California: The sinking heart of the State$0.00
Delta Subsidence in California: The sinking heart of the StateU.S. Geological Survey (USGS) | April 8, 2000...Summary
The Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta of California once was a great tidal freshwater marsh blanketed by peat and peaty alluvium. Beginning in the...
From the Sierra to the Sea: The Ecological History of the San Francisco Bay-Delta Watershed$0.00
From the Sierra to the Sea: The Ecological History of the San Francisco Bay-Delta WatershedThe Bay Institute | January 1, 1998...Summary
A vast watershed connects the mountain streams surrounding California’s Central Valley with San Francisco Bay and the ocean beyond. Over the course of...
Local Water Governance in the Delta$0.00
Local Water Governance in the DeltaState Water Resources Control Board | April 8, 2014...Summary
As the Sacramento San Joaquin Delta (Delta) evolved from an historic tidally-influenced marshland to a diverse agricultural region, local water governance structures also...
Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Atlas$0.00
Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta AtlasDepartment of Water Resources | July 1, 1995...Summary
The Delta of the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers is California's water supply crossroads. It is the major collection point for water that...
Safe Clean Water Water for Los Angeles County Residents
Safe Clean Water Water for Los Angeles County ResidentsSafe Clean Water Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Works | November 7, 2017...Summary
We live in a water-scarce area, and forces outside of our control can threaten our local water resources, including lakes, rivers and beaches. LA...
The Delta on Fast Forward – Thinking Beyond the Next Crisis (Summary for Policymakers of the State of Bay Delta Science 2016)$0.00
The Delta on Fast Forward – Thinking Beyond the Next Crisis (Summary for Policymakers of the State of Bay Delta Science 2016)San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science | December 1, 2016...Summary
Delta science needs to push beyond its tendency to focus on short-term policy mandates and near-term crises. Taking a longer, 50- to 100-year...
USGS Science at Work in the San Francisco Bay and Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Estuary$0.00
USGS Science at Work in the San Francisco Bay and Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta EstuaryUSGS | January 1, 1970...Summary
The San Francisco Bay and Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta form one of the largest estuaries in the United States. The “Bay-Delta” system provides water...