2021

Comprehensive California Groundwater Update Released to Provide Better Understanding of Groundwater Basins

With California facing a severe drought and an increased reliance on the State’s groundwater basins, today the Department of Water...
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Comprehensive California Groundwater Update Released to Provide Better Understanding of Groundwater Basins

OpenET: A Transformative Tool for Tracking Water in the U.S. West

Openet is a satellite-based data resource supplying crucial water use information in 17 Western U.s. States. Using the best available...
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OpenET: A Transformative Tool for Tracking Water in the U.S. West

California Spent Decades Trying to Keep Central Valley Floods at Bay. Now It Looks to Welcome Them Back

Land and waterway managers labored hard over the course of a century to control California’s unruly rivers by building dams...
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California Spent Decades Trying to Keep Central Valley Floods at Bay. Now It Looks to Welcome Them Back

Department of Conservation previews SGMA multi-benefit land repurposing program

Upcoming workshops to gather public input on the new program At the September meeting of the California Water Commission, Kealiʻi...
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Department of Conservation previews SGMA multi-benefit land repurposing program

UPCOMING EVENTS: SGMA Land Repurposing Program workshops; Fortifying water resilience; Sensitivity analysis to guide future data acquisition

Multibenefit Land Repurposing Program Stakeholder Workshops The Department of Conservation will hold two workshops to hear what stakeholders would like...
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UPCOMING EVENTS: SGMA Land Repurposing Program workshops; Fortifying water resilience; Sensitivity analysis to guide future data acquisition

SGMA in the news

STATEWIDE NEWS State calls on local agencies to protect groundwater “For the first time in California history, local agencies and...
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SGMA in the news

THIS JUST IN … DWR Releases Second Round of Assessments of Groundwater Sustainability Plans

From the Department of Water Resources: The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) today released its second round of assessments...
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THIS JUST IN … DWR Releases Second Round of Assessments of Groundwater Sustainability Plans

PPIC: Creating Collaborative Recharge Partnerships in the San Joaquin Valley

Bringing the San Joaquin Valley’s groundwater basins into balance by the early 2040s is going to be challenging, but two...
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PPIC: Creating Collaborative Recharge Partnerships in the San Joaquin Valley

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