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The groundwater manager’s dilemma: How to comply with new California law without changing water rights

Highlights and Sticky Notes:Over the next two years, more than 100 groundwater sustainability agencies in California will have to hammer out a plan to make their groundwater basins sustainable.But as mangers in many areas work to combat decades of over-pumping, they face a major dilemma: In dividing the groundwater pie to avoid overuse, they can’t change Byzantine groundwater rights that date as far back as 1903.Tags: no_tagby: ndcarter