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Saturday, March 18, 2017

Science at Cal Lecture: Water in motion: Mysteries of Northern California

Lecture | March 18 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building

 Inez Fung, Professor of Atmospheric Science


“Water is everybody’s business”. Too much, too little, too early, too late can all be devastating and costly for society as well as for the biosphere. California just ended a four-year drought. How do some trees survive the drought? What are the climatic impacts of the drought?

The data have revealed many surprises. The water table ~20 meters below the surface rises by about 1 meter after the...   More >

Water in motion