Source

Authors

California Department of Water Resources

Published

2019

Description

The vulnerability assessment report describes the joint endeavor of the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Umass) to improve planning for the uncertain effects of climate change on the California Central Valley Water System (CVS) by integrating vulnerability-based analysis with traditional risk-based assessment methods. The report is intended to summarize research goals, analytical approach, workflow of modeling tools, evaluation of alternative experiemental designs, refined strategy for data visualization, and assessment of the vulnerability of the CVS to climate change.


Impacts

Drought Flooding Sea level rise Temperature

Resource Type

Assessment

Topics

Extent: Butte County, Colusa County, Fresno County, Glenn County, Kern County, Kings County, Madera County, Merced County, Placer County, Sacramento County, San Joaquin County, Shasta County, Solano County, Stanislaus County, Sutter County, Tehama County, Tulare County, Yolo County, Yuba County

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Last updated: July 6, 2020