About

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Californiadrought.org is a project of the Pacific Institute in Oakland, California, one of the world’s leading independent nonprofits researching and finding solutions to freshwater issues. The website compiles tools, research, and information on the California drought to facilitate the work at every level to understand, plan for, and find sustainable water management solutions in the face of a drier future for the western United States with changing conditions from climate change.

PACIFIC INSTITUTE MISSION

The Pacific Institute creates and advances solutions to the world’s most pressing water challenges.

PACIFIC INSTITUTE VISION

We envision a world in which society, the economy, and the environment have the water they need to thrive now and in the future.