Water Quality, Quantity and Security
- Safe & secure drinking water
- Safe & secure surface water
- Safe & sustainable groundwater
- Holistic water management
The Water SI panel support this work by bringing a broad spectrum of expertise and practice and helps identify key emerging issues including:
Increase drought preparedness
Promote sustainable groundwater management
Develop options for increasing use of low quality water in agricultural and urban environments
Lessen impacts from nitrogen use in agricultural and urban environments
Assess water management strategies in response to climate change and their impacts on water supply, water quality and cropping patterns
Funding and Impact
See UC Delivers for examples of impact in the Water SI.
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