The Drought: Is There a Silver Lining in the Non-Existent Clouds?


Guests Richard Howitt, UC Davis Professor of Agriculture and Resource Economics; Jonas Minton, Senior Water Policy Advisor with the Planning and Conversation League; Jeanine Jones, Deputy Drought Manager with the California Department of Water Resources and Dan Morain, Editorial Page Editor of the Sacramento Bee.

Radio commentary provided by Dean Florez, former State Senate Majority Leader and Past Assembly Water Committee Chairman; Jason Pelteir, Chief Deputy General Manager of the Westlands Water District; Barbara Barrigan-Parella, executive director of Restore the Delta; and Mark Grossi, the environment reporter for the Fresno Bee, discuss the drought with Maddy Institute Executive Director Mark Keppler.