New GRACE Article: Satellite Flood Prediction Could Save Lives... A powerful new tool to help predict devastating floods may prevent the deaths of thousands. Article focuses on the research done by J.T. Reager and Jay Famiglietti.


"Rising oil prices have focused the world's attention on the depletion of oil reserves. But the depletion of underground water resources from overpumping is a far more serious issue. Excessive pumping for irrigation to satisfy food needs today almost guarantees a decline in food production tomorrow."
Lester Brown, author of Plan B, v3.0






Visit from Congresswoman Grace Napolitano

Testimony to the US House Subcommittee on Water and Power with Congresswoman Grace Napolitano

Group at Shake Shack



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