Michael Anderson, State Climatologist with California Department of Water Resources (DWR), speaks on precipitation variability in California. DWR, National Water Research Institute (NWRI) and Southern California Water Committee (SCWC) came together to present a workshop on drought vulnerability and tools for improving water resilience at Renaissance Hotel in Long Beach, Calif. on October 19th and 20th, 2016.
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Back in February, Bonds Flat Road near Don Pedro Dam spillway was excavated so 15,000 cubic feet per second of outflow from three 45-foot gates could move downstream into the Tuolumne River.
Atmospheric river observation equipment is set up at Bodega Marine Laboratory in Bodega Bay, California. Photo taken June 27, 2017.
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