Lauren Steely
Data Scientist,
Water Resource Management Group, MWD


The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a cooperative of 26 cities and water agencies serving nearly 19 million people in six counties. The district imports water from the Colorado River and Northern California to supplement local supplies, and helps its members to develop increased water conservation, recycling, storage and other resource-management programs. Join us this month to hear about MWD’s new platform for analyzing agricultural water use data from satellite imagery.

About Lauren Steely

Lauren Steely is a water resources analyst and data scientist with a passion for turning data into policy. Her work focuses on the science and economics of urban and agricultural water use in the western U.S. She received an MS from UC Santa Barbara, where she participated in the Sustainable Water Markets program at the Bren School of Environmental Science and Management. She tweets at @MadreDeZanjas.


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