USC University of Southern California

Center for Sustainable Cities

Water Scarcity in Southern California

The final report of a 2-year in-depth study of several water districts in Southern California is available. The research, funded by the Haynes Foundation and led by Prof. Hilda Blanco, Interim Director of the Center for Sustainable Cities, details the conservation and new water supply projects of the districts and identifies challenges and prospects under climate change.
Report can be viewed here.


USC Center for Sustainable Cities
University of Southern California
Von Kleinsmid Center
3518 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0048

Phone: (213) 821-2431