Scudiero et al. used satellite imagery to model root-zone soil salinity in the western San Joaquin Valley. They found 30% of mapped farmland to be strongly or extremely saline. In the map section shown on the cover, soil salinity ranges from non-saline (dark green) to extremely saline (red). Image credit: USDA-ARS and University of California Riverside.
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