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Understanding California’s Groundwater

stanford.edu  |  July 31, 2014

Now in its third year, the current drought reminds us that California’s water supplies are limited. Calls are growing louder to enlarge dams – or build new ones – to expand the state’s water storage capacity. But far less attention is given to a cheaper but less visible option – storing water under our feet. read more…

California has about one year of water left

latimes.com  |  March 13, 2015

Given the historic low temperatures and snowfalls that pummeled the eastern U.S. this winter, it might be easy to overlook how devastating California’s winter was as well. As our “wet” season draws to a close, it is clear that the paltry rain and snowfall have done almost nothing to alleviate epic drought conditions. read more…

The prediction of seriously increased Southwest droughts due to climate change

sciencemag.org  |  Feb 12, 2015

Climate change is expected to increase drought severity in the Southwest according to recent modeling. Future drought risk will likely exceed even the driest centuries of the Medieval Climate Anomaly (1100–1300 CE) in both moderate, and high future emissions scenarios. read more…

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Medusa EnterpriseWednesday, October 7th, 2020 at 8:35pm

Over future decades from 2030 to 2090, the average economic value of water on federal public lands could range from about $4 per hundred cubic feet (HCF) to about $53 per HCF.
by Lorie Srivastava
https://bit.ly/2SNXFKB

Medusa Enterprise
Medusa EnterpriseMonday, July 15th, 2019 at 4:53pm

Groundwater overdraft is a common response to surface water scarcity when the value of water use in agriculture and cities exceeds pumping costs.

The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta (Delta) is the major hub in California’s water system where Medusa Enterprise proposes delivering...

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Medusa Enterprise is with James Cran.Thursday, June 6th, 2019 at 1:20pm

Can a towed iceberg bring drinking water to 4 million people? A 56-year-old South African marine-salvage master has a plan.

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Medusa EnterpriseThursday, March 28th, 2019 at 9:44pm

The Colorado River is experiencing a nearly two-decade-long historic drought. The Bureau of Reclamation Drought Contingency Plan is to prop up its two primary reservoirs with conservation, cutbacks, and pledges to store more water in those reservoirs. Complying with environmental laws was at issue.

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Medusa EnterpriseFriday, November 16th, 2018 at 4:33pm

During the 2012-2016 Claifornia drought, more than 2,500 domestic wells failed, the majority in the Central Valley. The next drought might be around the corner puting 1.4 Californians at risk. How will California strenghten its drought resilience?

Medusa Enterprise
Medusa EnterpriseFriday, November 16th, 2018 at 4:19pm

California's Proposition 3 would have authorized the sale of $8.877 billion in state general obligation bonds to finance a wide array of water infrastructure, safe drinking water, groundwater management and watershed and fisheries improvement projects. It was defeated in the Nov 6th election. The NO...

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Medusa Enterprise
Medusa EnterpriseWednesday, October 7th, 2020 at 8:35pm

Over future decades from 2030 to 2090, the average economic value of water on federal public lands could range from about $4 per hundred cubic feet (HCF) to about $53 per HCF.
by Lorie Srivastava
https://bit.ly/2SNXFKB

Medusa Enterprise
Medusa EnterpriseMonday, July 15th, 2019 at 4:53pm

Groundwater overdraft is a common response to surface water scarcity when the value of water use in agriculture and cities exceeds pumping costs.

The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta (Delta) is the major hub in California’s water system where Medusa Enterprise proposes delivering...

Medusa Enterprise
Medusa Enterprise is with James Cran.Thursday, June 6th, 2019 at 1:20pm

Can a towed iceberg bring drinking water to 4 million people? A 56-year-old South African marine-salvage master has a plan.

Medusa Enterprise
Medusa EnterpriseThursday, March 28th, 2019 at 9:44pm

The Colorado River is experiencing a nearly two-decade-long historic drought. The Bureau of Reclamation Drought Contingency Plan is to prop up its two primary reservoirs with conservation, cutbacks, and pledges to store more water in those reservoirs. Complying with environmental laws was at issue.

Medusa Enterprise
Medusa EnterpriseFriday, November 16th, 2018 at 4:33pm

During the 2012-2016 Claifornia drought, more than 2,500 domestic wells failed, the majority in the Central Valley. The next drought might be around the corner puting 1.4 Californians at risk. How will California strenghten its drought resilience?

Medusa Enterprise
Medusa EnterpriseFriday, November 16th, 2018 at 4:19pm

California's Proposition 3 would have authorized the sale of $8.877 billion in state general obligation bonds to finance a wide array of water infrastructure, safe drinking water, groundwater management and watershed and fisheries improvement projects. It was defeated in the Nov 6th election. The NO...