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  • A Delta Renewed: A Guide to Science-Based Ecological Restoration in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    A Delta Renewed: A Guide to Science-Based Ecological Restoration in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    San Francisco Estuary Institute | November 15, 2016...
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    This final report of the Delta Landscapes Project, A Delta Renewed, offers guidance for creating and maintaining landscapes that can provide desired ecological...

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  • A Delta Transformed: Ecological Functions, Spatial Metrics, and Landscape Change in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    A Delta Transformed: Ecological Functions, Spatial Metrics, and Landscape Change in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    San Francisco Estuary Institute | October 1, 2014...
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    In A Delta Transformed, completed in 2014, SFEI researchers used the spatial data generated in the Delta Historical Ecology Investigation, as well as...

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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 | November 9, 2017...
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    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 Sustainable Water Plan for California

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    A Sustainable Water Plan for California

    Environmental Water Caucus | September 9, 2015...
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    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...

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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...
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    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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  • Achieving State Goals for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    Achieving State Goals for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    Legislative Analyst's Office | January 15, 2015...
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    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...

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  • Advancement of Salinity and Flow Monitoring in the San Francisco Bay Delta, San Francisco Bay Delta Action Plan Implementation Support, FINAL REPORT

    Advancement of Salinity and Flow Monitoring in the San Francisco Bay Delta, San Francisco Bay Delta Action Plan Implementation Support, FINAL REPORT

    U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency | February 1, 2017...
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    This report evaluates the cost and utility of adding coupled surface and near-bottom salinity monitors along the axis of the San Francisco Estuary,...

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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

    USGS | October 9, 2007...
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    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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  • Agricultural Losses from Salinity in California’s Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    Agricultural Losses from Salinity in California’s Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science | April 5, 2014...
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    Sea level rise, large-scale flooding, and new conveyance arrangements for water exports may increase future water salinity for local agricultural production in California’s...

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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

    USGS | July 11, 2017...
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    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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  • An Introduction to the San Francisco Estuary

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    An Introduction to the San Francisco Estuary

    The Bay Institute | April 8, 2012...
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    San Francisco Bay enters most of our lives as an obstacle to pass over as quickly as traffic-choked bridges allow. Although this beats...

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  • An overview of multi-dimensional models of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    An overview of multi-dimensional models of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science | December 1, 2016...
    Summary

    Over the past fifteen years, the development and application of models in San Francisco Bay and the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta has transformed our...

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  • Anadromous Salmonids in the Delta: New Science 2006-2016

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    Anadromous Salmonids in the Delta: New Science 2006-2016

    San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science | July 1, 2016...
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    As juvenile salmon enter the Delta, they disperse among its complex channel network where they are subject to channel-specific processes that affect their...

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  • Aquatic Ecosystem Stressors in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    Aquatic Ecosystem Stressors in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    Public Policy Institute of California | May 5, 2012...
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    This report presents results from an analysis of the institutional and legal options for more effective ecosystem management in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta....

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  • Authority and Effectiveness of the State Water Resources Control Board

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    Authority and Effectiveness of the State Water Resources Control Board

    Delta Vision | July 1, 2008...
    Summary

    This report addresses issues related to the effectiveness of the California State Water Resources Control Board (“State Board” or “Board”) in carrying out...

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  • Bed-Material Characteristics of the Sacramento– San Joaquin Delta, California, 2010–13

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    Bed-Material Characteristics of the Sacramento– San Joaquin Delta, California, 2010–13

    USGS | January 1, 1970...
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    The characteristics of bed material at selected sites within the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta, California, during 2010–13 are described in a study conducted by...

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  • CalFed Science Synthesis: Science Issues Related to Delta Conveyance Options for California Water Supply

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    CalFed Science Synthesis: Science Issues Related to Delta Conveyance Options for California Water Supply

    CalFed | March 1, 2008...
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    On August 22 and September 11, 2007, the CALFED Science Program convened workshops to identify and discuss key scientific and technical issues pertaining...

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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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  • CalFed: Still Imperiled, Still Important

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    CalFed: Still Imperiled, Still Important

    Little Hoover Commission | November 17, 2005...
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    The Little Hoover Commission on Thursday recommended overhauling how state and federal agencies are managing the massive, multibillion-dollar effort to restore the Bay-Delta...

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  • California Water Plan 2013: Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Regional Report

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    California Water Plan 2013: Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Regional Report

    Department of Water Resources | October 30, 2014...
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    Some areas of the state with common water issues or interests cross the boundaries from one hydrologic region to another. To acknowledge this,...

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