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Farming needs are a flashpoint in California's water wars. Photo by Pgiam, istock.

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Extreme drought followed by heavy precipitation has highlighted some problems in California's water management.

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Without addressing the Salton Sea issue, a compromise Colorado River plan was approved by Congress and signed by President Donald Trump in April.

In the Eastern US, cities don't have issues with drought like California, but instead struggle more with stormwater management and runoff because of ...

It is ground zero for many of California's most difficult water management problems, including groundwater overdraft, contaminated drinking water, ...

Low water levels are visible at the Los Capitancillos Recharge Ponds on April 3, 2015, in San Jose, California. New management of groundwater is creating ...

Silicon Valley Wants to Solve Our Water Problems

California is well known around the world for its bounty of farmland and agricultural products. But this excess brings an acute problem for water treatment ...

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Every spring, the UC Davis Center for Watershed Sciences brings together undergraduate and graduate students

Blog round-up: Restoring salmon runs in the Sac Valley, water for the environment, groundwater and more, plus 5 things that hippies get wrong about water ...

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Effective water management is vital to the economy, ecology, and well-being of 21st century California. Decision-makers today face issues ranging from an ...

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Effective Implementation of the Public Trust Doctrine in California Water ...

Phoenix skyline rises from the central Arizona desert . The city lies within the Phoenix Active Management Area. (Photo: Visit Phoenix)

The Phoenix Active Management Area. (Source: Arizona Department of Water Resources)

Planned location of the Twin Tunnels The tunnels will divert watershed source water from the Sacramento River, bypassing the California Delta to state ...

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A canal irrigates citrus ranches in Fresno County, 1970s. Water use in California ...

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Effective water management is vital to the economy, ecology, and well-being of 21st century California. Decision-makers and stakeholders today face issues ...

The guide, Guide to Compliance with California's Sustainable Groundwater Management Act: How to Avoid the Undesirable Result of Significant and Unreasonable ...

Three Years on, How California Is Spending Its $7.5 Billion Water Bond

California Water Stewards: Innovative On-farm Water Management Practices; 13. • Continuous cultivation decreases problems ...

Status of San Joaquin Valley Drainage Problems (Classic Reprint) Hardcover – February 23, 2018. by California ...

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California's water problems are not only the result of historically scant rainfall. Convoluted water policies, patchwork regulations and burdensome water ...

That's not to say the eastern U.S. doesn't have water problems, only that they're different. Fracking and strip-mining pollute freshwater supplies.

... challenges is exactly what we do at AT&T, and we are thrilled to support others who are doing the same. Addressing big problems — like the California ...

But these are all management and delivery problems. The water is there, it's just a matter of getting it delivered to people in a safe, affordable, ...

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... many of the approaches are applicable elsewhere in the world, and lessons from other regions can help solve water problems confronting the West.

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California Water Environment Modeling Forum CWEMF increases the usefulness of models for analyzing California's water-related problems.

Groundwater Quality Protection: Managing Dairy Manure in the Central Valley of California: T. Harter: 9781601074478: Amazon.com: Books

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DWR's David Gutierrez and the State Water Board's Michael Lauffer discuss the carrot and stick role of the state in implementing sustainable groundwater ...

Emergence, Self-Organization and the Commons: Analyzing Complex Water Management Problems

Flanked by other government officials at Caesars Palace Thursday, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell signs a

Global water consumption 1900-2025, by region, in billions m3 per year

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The white “bathtub ring” around Arizona's Lake Mead (shown on May 31, 2018), which indicates falling water levels, is about 140 feet high.

California Water Heaters And Earthquakes

California's new historic groundwater legislation, the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act, requires local agencies and stakeholders to come together to ...

The war on Southern California smog is slipping. Fixing it is a $14-billion problem

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Attorney David Aladjem and Professor Richard Frank explain the substantive provisions of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act California Water Policy ...

Rotten egg smell traced to California's Salton Sea

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Ways to handle water on your property. In California ...

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1of4A man walks through the flooded beachfront properties on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Seal Beach, Calif. A low-lying street in the Southern California ...

Nations connect, learn at 'Wicked Water Problems' conference in Israel

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... 76% of respondents think recycled water should be used as a long term solution to California's drought problems. The definition of recycled water, ...

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PROBLEMS WITH AGRICULTURAL WATER ...

California submerging: Rising seas are claiming its famed coast faster than scientists imagined

Windmill used to pump water for irrigation, Compton, ca. 1900–1901

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Upper Colorado River Basin water use: well below our compact allocation, not going up

Recent heavy rains in southern California are impacting many buildings. We're seeing damage to ceiling spaces, wall spaces and floors.

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