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LADWP Newsletter Says Utility Continues Commitment to Preservation and Restoration of Owens Valley

LADWP Newsletter Says That They Have Adapted Operations to Meet 2020’s Low Runoff and Statewide Dry Conditions Los Angeles, CA (May 27, 2021) – LADWP is adapting annual operations to meet the low runoff in the Owens Valley, forecasted at a mere 55% of normal. As a result, groundwater pumping will only be 34-41% of […]

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Owens Lake, under a microscope

By Deb Murphy A caravan of scientists, staffers and water watchers wound its way through the maze of roads on Owens Lake last week in search of answers: Are the dust control measures working and will this project ever be done? The answers are yes and probably not, respectively. The scientists were part of the […]

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