Local management plans may not protect California groundwater from climate change risk

OAKLAND – While hundreds of local agencies across California draft their plans to ensure the sustainability of groundwater basins, water experts said in a white paper released, Nov. 14 that these state-mandated plans need to incorporate climate change impacts to be sustainable. The paper is intended to serve as a resource to help agencies accomplish this effort. […]

Eastern Municipal Water District introduces Groundwater Reliability Plus plan

Eastern Municipal Water District introduces Groundwater Reliability Plus plan

Eastern Municipal Water District engineers, anticipating a 60 percent population increase in its 555-mile service area in the next 20 to 30 years, are continuing to find ways to increase drought-proof groundwater supplies to provide reliable potable and agricultural water for its increasing customer base. Joe Mouawad, EMWD assistant general manager, planning, engineering and construction […]