PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
The Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) recently published a Statewide Survey that delivers nonpartisan, objective, advocacy-free information on the perceptions, opinions, and public policy preferences of California residents. Outlined below are some of the key findings from the current survey:
Key findings from the current survey:
- One in four Californians name water supply and drought as the state’s top environmental issue; 63% say water supply is a big problem in their region.
- Majorities approve of the way Governor Newsom and President Biden are handling environmental issues.
- About six in ten (63%) are very concerned about climate change increasing the severity of wildfires and drought.
- Majorities across party lines favor prioritizing alternative energy sources, such as wind, solar, and hydrogen.
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