Brandi McKuin

postdoctoral researcher at University of California, Santa Cruz

Brandi McKuin on KCRW

It appears that California is heading into another drought. Agriculture drinks up a lot of the water.

Covering canals with solar panels could save California billions of gallons of water, says new study

It appears that California is heading into another drought. Agriculture drinks up a lot of the water.

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