extreme weather

Extreme Weather

Extreme Weather in California and Climate Change: Droughts and Flooding California was in drought from 2006-2009, and then again for another three years, from 2011 to 2014. Los Angeles and much of Southern California continued to be dry from 2016-2017. During these long years, the Southern California region learned to rely more on highly treated...

la water hub

LA Water Hub

The Water Hub is a dynamic visualization and mapping platform (http://waterhub.ucla.edu); an online data repository for viewing and finding water-related information in Los Angeles County.

sustainable water research projects at the luskin center for innovation

Sustainable Water Research Projects at the Luskin Center for Innovation

UCLA’s Luskin Center for Innovation hosts a Sustainable Water Systems Initiative program to improve science-based decision-making for managing the state’s precious water resources. Focusing largely on water supply reliability issues under conditions of a changing climate, the collaboration between UCLA researchers and the local, regional, and state water communities aims to bring academic research to...


Pilot-testing of electrolysis for bromide removal from drinking water

Kimbrough, David Eugene, Lina Boulos, Sirikarn Surawanvijit, Adam Zacheis, Yoram Cohen

Published Work | 2016 | American Water Works Association

Evaluation of chemically-enhanced seeded precipitation of RO concentrate for high recovery desalting of high salinity brackish water

Brian McCool, Anditya Rahardianto, Jose Faria, Yoram Cohen

Published Work | 2016 | Desalination

Critical Review: Regulatory Incentives and Impediments for onsite Graywater Reuse in the United States

Zita Yu, Anditya Rahardianto, J.R. DeShazo, Michael Stenstrom, and Yoram Cohen

Published Work | 2016 |

A review of water treatment membrane nanotechnologies

MaryTheresa Pendergast, Eric M. V. Hoek

Published Work | 2016 | Energy and Environemntal Science

A Tale of Two Spills: Novel Science and Policy Implications of an Emerging New Oil Spill Model

Charles H. Peterson, Sean S. Anderson, Gary N. Cherr, Richard Ambrose, Shelly Anghera, Steven Bay, Michael Blum, Robert Condon, Thomas A. Dean, Monty Graham

Published Work | 2016 | Bioscience

Pumping for the masses: evolution of groundwater management in metropolitan Los Angeles

Porse, E., Glickfeld, M., Mertan, K. et al.

Published Work | 2016