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California Department of Water Resources

Works: 6,632 works in 8,497 publications in 1 language and 62,696 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Maps 
Roles: Recipient
Classifications: GB701, 912.133391009794
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The California water atlas by California ( )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally published in 1979, The California Water Atlas, a monument of 20th century cartographic publishing, has been scanned and put online for free public access by the David Rumsey Map Collection. Linda Vida, Director of The Water Resources Center Archives of the University of California asked David Rumsey and Cartography Associates to scan and make available to the public this extraordinary book. The copyright holder, the California Governor's Office of Planning and Research, agreed to allow free public access online. The book was digitized at very high resolution so the resulting images can be explored, revealing all the amazing detail in the many diagrams, maps, and illustrations that accompany the extensive text. The original work was a collaborative effort involving many individuals in and outside the government of then Governor Edmund G. (Jerry) Brown, Jr., including William L. Kahrl, Project Director and Editor; William A. Bowen, Cartography Team Director; Stewart Brand, Advisory Group Chairman; Marlyn L. Shelton, Research Team Director; David L. Fuller and Donald A. Ryan, Principal Cartographers; and many others who contributed to the project. ~ David Rumsey Map Collection blog, January 21, 2010
Water resources data ( )
in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A review of circulation and mixing studies of San Francisco Bay, California by Lawrence H Smith ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
California water : looking to the future by California ( Book )
22 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
California water plan update by California ( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Land subsidence in the San Joaquin Valley, California, as of 1980 by R. L Ireland ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Specific yield by A. I Johnson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Water resources data for California ( )
in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigation of hydroacoustic flow-monitoring alternatives at the Sacramento River at Freeport, California results of the 2002-2004 pilot study by Catherine A Ruhl ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hydrodynamic measurements in Suisun Bay, California, 1992-93 by Jeffrey W Gartner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hydrologic treatments affect gaseous carbon loss from organic soils, Twitchell Island, California, October 1995-December 1997 by Robin L Miller ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alluvial fans and near-surface subsidence in western Fresno County, California by William B Bull ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tracy Fish Facility Improvement Program : Tracy Fish Test Facility : final environmental assessment & initial study : summary ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
California's 1991 drought water bank : economic impacts in the selling regions by Lloyd S Dixon ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1991, to mitigate the effects of a five-year drought, the California department of Water Resources bought water from farmers, landlords, and agencies in northern and central California and resold it to urban and agricultural areas. This study found that although operating costs and crop sales were substantially reduced for farmers who participated in the Bank, the Bank's economic impact was not large compared to the general agricultural economy of the region and to historic variations in the agricultural sector, and that participating farmers increased their farm investment. Recommendations for future banks include spreading purchases and rotating farmers to diffuse the bank's negative impacts, considering a lower water purchase price, using standard rules and contracts, and developing procedures to minimize divisiveness among landlords, tenants, and local businesses
Land subsidence due to ground-water withdrawal, Arvin-Maricopa area, California by B. E Lofgren ( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salinity and temperature in South San Francisco Bay, California, at Dumbarton Bridge results from the 1999-2002 water years and an overview of previous data by Laurence E Schemel ( )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names

controlled identity California. Division of Water Resources

controlled identity California. Natural Resources Agency

controlled identity California. Resources Agency

controlled identity Water Project Authority of the State of California

California. Dept. of Water Resources
California. Natural Resources Agency. Department of Water Resources
California Resources Agency Department of Water Resources
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