Over the next 20 years, San Joaquin Valley farmers may need to temporarily fallow or permanently retire over half a million acres of cropland as California pushes towards sustainable groundwater use.
In a new edition of his study detailing the life and policy contributions of Francis G. Newlands, one of the most important figures in the development of water use in the western United States, historian William Lilley III includes 14 new photos that convey the deep western roots of Newlands' life and legacy.
Like the rest of her fellow 2020 graduates, Alyssa Farrow’s college career didn’t end the way she’d planned. Despite the circumstances, she was still able to mark the occasion in a big way.
On Wednesday, May 6, 2020, Justin Farrell appeared via Zoom at the Bill Lane Center to discuss his new book, "Billionaire Wilderness: The Ultra-Wealthy and the Remaking of the American West." Video of Farrell's talk is now available here.