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CORE 001 (Water in California): Key Resources - Water

Guide to support Quantitative Assignment #2

CALIFORNIA WATER RESOURCES: GENERAL INFORMATION AND STARTING POINTS

CALIFORNIA WATER SUPPLY STATISTICS

CALIFORNIA WATER USE STATISTICS

CALIFORNIA GROUNDWATER SUPPLY AND USE

THE MADDY DAILY

The Maddy Daily

KEY STATISTICAL RESOURCES

Daily Reservoir Storage Summary for SELECTED Reservoirs, CDWR

[For major reservoirs, whose combined capacity represents around one-third of all California reservoirs' capacity:  about 94 million acre feet]

Total Capacity for ALL California Reservoirs, CDWR

[the entire amount that each reservoir can hold]

California Water Use Data, United States Geological Survey (USGS)

[summarizes water withdrawal by category; click on County for snapshot of water withdrawal]

California Water Use:  2010 Data, USGS

[overview of 2010 California water use, with data download]

U.S. CENSUS BUREAU

RAND CALIFORNIA

SOCIAL EXPLORER

MAPS

POPULATION

LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS