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California's water concerns : agriculture, drought, and funding issues

Author: Preston Fitzgerald
Publisher: New York : Nova Publishers, 2015.
Series: Water resource planning, development and management series.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Fitzgerald, Preston
California's Water Concerns: Agriculture, Drought, and Funding Issues
Hauppauge : Nova Science Publishers, Inc.,c2015
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Preston Fitzgerald
ISBN: 9781634838313 1634838319
OCLC Number: 930023605
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: CALIFORNIA'S WATER CONCERNS AGRICULTURE, DROUGHT, AND FUNDING ISSUES ; CALIFORNIA'S WATER CONCERNS AGRICULTURE, DROUGHT, AND FUNDING ISSUES ; CONTENTS ; PREFACE ; Chapter 1 CALIFORNIA AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION AND IRRIGATED WATER USE∗ ; SUMMARY ; OVERVIEW OF CALIFORNIA'S FARM ECONOMY ; Farm-Level Sales ; Acreage Trends ; WATER APPLICATION IN THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR ; Overall Water Supply and Use in California ; Regional and Nationwide Comparisons ; Irrigation Water Use for Selected California Crops ; IRRIGATION METHODS AND EFFICIENCY ; CONCLUSION ; End Notes Chapter 2 CALIFORNIA DROUGHT: HYDROLOGICAL AND REGULATORY WATER SUPPLY ISSUES∗SUMMARY ; INTRODUCTION ; WHAT IS DROUGHT?; CALIFORNIA DROUGHT AND HYDROLOGICAL CONDITIONS ; Runoff and Storage ; Timing ; Nature of the California Drought: Possible Causes and Consequences ; Atmospheric Rivers; Prospects for a Continuing Hydrologic Drought; Groundwater and Land Subsidence ; CALIFORNIA'S DROUGHT AND CVP OPERATIONS ; Regulatory and Statutory Restrictions Affecting CVP and SWP Water Deliveries ; Limitations on Delta Pumping; The 1995 Delta Water Quality Control Plan and Decision 1641 Central Valley Project Improvement ActESA Biological Opinions ; Effects of Regulatory and Statutory Restrictions ; Recent Delta Export Reductions: Selected Examples68; How Do Recent Exports Compare to Previous Droughts? ; CALIFORNIA WATER RIGHTS: ACQUISITIONS AND ALLOCATIONS ; Water Rights and Allocations for Water Delivered via the CVP; ISSUES FOR CONGRESS ; OUTLOOK ; End Notes ; Chapter 3 DROUGHT IN THE UNITED STATES: CAUSES AND CURRENT UNDERSTANDING∗ ; SUMMARY ; INTRODUCTION ; DROUGHT IN THE UNITED STATES-OVERVIEW ; WHAT IS DROUGHT? ; Drought Classification ; Drought Is Relative Drought Is Multifaceted WHAT CAUSES DROUGHT IN THE UNITED STATES? ; PREHISTORICAL AND HISTORICAL DROUGHTS IN THE UNITED STATES ; Droughts Affect Flows in Major Western Rivers; Colorado River: Approaching Historic Low Flows? ; California Rivers: Low Flows in the 16th and 20th Centuries ; RECENT DROUGHTS: TEXAS, THE MIDCONTINENT, AND CALIFORNIA; Drought in Texas: 2011 ; Drought in the Midcontinent: 2012-2013; Origin of the 2012-2013 Drought ; Four Years of Drought in California ; Human Factors and Water Shortage Severity The 2007-2009 California Drought: Setting the Stage for the Current Drought? DROUGHT AND CLIMATE CHANGE ; DROUGHT FORECASTS FOR THE UNITED STATES; CONCLUSION ; End Notes ; Chapter 4 BUREAU OF RECLAMATION: FINANCIAL INFORMATION FOR THREE CALIFORNIA WATER PROGRAMS∗ ; WHY GAO DID THIS STUDY ; WHAT GAO FOUND ; Summary ; Agency Comments ; ENCLOSURE I. CENTRAL VALLEY PROJECT IMPROVEMENT ACT PROGRAM FUNDING ; ENCLOSURE II. CALFED BAY-DELTA PROGRAM FUNDING; ENCLOSURE III. SAN JOAQUIN PROGRAM FUNDING; End Notes ; INDEX
Series Title: Water resource planning, development and management series.
Responsibility: Preston Fitzgerald, editor.

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