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Seawater intrusion in the Salinas Valley Groundwater Basin
This report provides a discussion of the current knowledge and related background information surrounding seawater intrusion pathways and potential impacts thereof on the Salinas Valley Groundwater Basin. The report also serves as a body of evidence to catalogue the findings used to support the six recommendations presented. Each recommendation can be implemented on its own or in concert with the others, and the relative importance of each is discussed individually in this report. However, the recommendations are conceptualized as a comprehensive solution that, along with continued operation of projects that have been constructed for the same purpose, have the strongest potential to ensure success in slowing or halting further seawater intrusion when implemented simultaneously.
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"2017, October - Recommendations to Address the Expansion of Seawater Intrusion in the Salinas Valley Groundwater Basin" (2017). Monterey County Water Resources Agency Water Reports. 23.