Tapping into the Pacific
In its first year of operations, the 54 mgd Claude “Bud” Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant, in Carlsbad, California, has greatly boosted the volume and reliability of San Diego’s local water supplies....

Betting the Farm on a Drought: Stories from the Front Lines of Climate Change, By Seamus McGraw. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 2015

Storage in Depleted Aquifers Can Help Protect Against Drought, Study Says

Texas Reservoir Being Built to Fight Historic Drought Conditions

Wastewater: Drought Spurs Rapid Construction of Reclaimed Water Plants in Queensland

Water Resources: Drought Spurs Southeastern Utilities to Conserve Water, Seek New Supplies

Characterization of Interaction of Surface Water and Groundwater in the El Paso Lower Valley of Texas
El Paso is located in the Chihuahua desert and prone to long periods of extreme drought. With the river drought, regional irrigation districts only received 34% and 38%of a full water...

Advanced Hydrologic Predictions of Floods and Droughts in the Ohio River Valley

Water Resources: Denver Opens Water Recycling Plant Amid Severe Drought

Golden Opportunity
After abruptly losing access to a significant portion of its water supply during a severe drought, the city of Golden, Colorado, responded by employing innovative approaches to design...

Estimating the Return Period of Multiyear Droughts
Characterizing the return period of hydrologic events has been an important subject in water resources planning and management studies for many decades. The alternative approach has been...

Book Review: Water Wars: Drought, Flood, Folly, and the Politics of Thirst by Diane Raines Ward. New York: Riverhead Books, 2002

A Dynamic Climate Downscaling Prediction System for N.E. Brazil
The International Research Institute for climate prediction (IRI) is collaborating with several levels of government and various local and foreign researchers in several key disciplines...

A Decision Support System for Drought Management Planning
Traditional drought management planning has focused on curtailment of demand by instituting voluntary or mandatory restrictions on water consumption when regional hydroclimatic indicators...

Water Resources: East Coast Drought Could Challenge Outdated Plans

Water Resources: Oregon Drought Forces Tough Water Control Decisions

Predicting Droughts for the South Platte River System
In this paper we apply probability theory and stochastic processes to determine drought properties, particularly drought duration. Spccilicslly, we model the sequences of wet and dry years...

The Environmental Issues of Seawater Desalination in California: An Overview of the 1990s

An Overview of Hydrologic Disasters Prediction Models

San Diego's Conveyance Tunnels: A Historical Perspective

 

 

 

 

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