California No Longer in Drought, Says UC Davis Watershed Expert

Article ID: 667571

Released: 11-Jan-2017 4:25 PM EST

Source Newsroom: University of California, Davis

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In a post published today on, UC Davis Center for Watershed Science’s Jay Lund says that, in terms of surface water, most of California is no longer in drought.” He notes the drought’s lasting impacts for state forests, and that groundwater supplies in parts of the southern Central Valley might never recover to pre-drought levels. Read his overview and perspective in the post, “Tails of California’s Drought.” Lund can be reached at


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