May 2017 - Torrent Resources
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Monthly Archives: May 2017

An article featured in Water Deeply written by Alastair Bland covers how the recent rain and snowfall in California could reverse the decline of California’s groundwater storage. Bland interviewed a hydrologist with the University of California, Davis who says water agencies must find efficient ways to refill depleted aquifers. A common theme of our blogs […]

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California has a knack for writing checks it can’t cash. California has been over drafting their water savings account for years and now over pumping groundwater is over drafting aquifers which lead to subsidence. Land subsidence occurs when large amounts of groundwater have been withdrawn from certain types of rocks, such as fine-grained sediments. The […]

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The California Senate is voting in favor of stormwater capture. A bill authored by Democratic State Senator Bob Hertzberg that has recently passed the California State Senate would make it easier for local agencies to build projects to capture stormwater and boost water supplies. Ultimately, this bill would change the way projects are financed. Under […]

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