Sinking Cities: A Community Conversation

Valley PBS in partnership with Fresno State, is hosting “Sinking Cities: A Community Conversation”. The event will feature clips from the PBS series Sinking Cities and Beyond the Brink, a locally produced documentary. A conversation with a panel, moderated by Thomas Esqueda, Executive Directory of the California Water Institute, and panelist including Amanda Monaco Water Policy Coordinator…

Water Exchange Market Symposium

The California Water Institute is holding a symposium discussing Water Exchange Markets. This free public event is open to community members, higher education professionals involved in water sustainability, owners and operators of public water systems, and Fresno State students, staff, administrators, and faculty. Attending the symposium will provide you with a working knowledge of Water…

Arsenic Symposium

For the first time, the California Water Institute is holding a symposium discussing Arsenic and its effects on our drinking water. This free public event is open to community members, higher education professionals involved in water sustainability, owners and operators of public water systems, and Fresno State students, staff, administrators, and faculty. Attending the symposium…

Sorghum as an Alternative Crop?

The Central Valley of California is vulnerable to water supply fluctuations and is in need of rotational crops such as sorghum, that are adapted to its unique conditions. Sorghum is a crop that is well known for its ability to adapt to poor quality soils and water in hot, arid environments with limited or irregular rainfall.…