News & Events

Catch up on recent Water in the West news, analysis, media coverage, and event announcements as well as reports and other outputs from recent workshops and dialogues.

April 19, 2018  | Water in the West  | News

Recent analysis of groundwater sustainability agencies shows need to include nongovernmental stakeholders in decision-making process.

March 27, 2018  | Water in the West  | Insights

Karletta Chief, University of Arizona, took time to talk to us about her work with the Navajo Nation on the Gold King Mine spill response, water quality testing, and supporting local decision-making on key water resource issues.

In the Media

April 02, 2018

Newsha Ajami discusses the role of media coverage in water conservation in California in the context of the state's drought rebound.

March 25, 2018
NBC Los Angeles

Noah Diffenbaugh discusses precipitation patterns in California in an article on how Snow Valley Mountain Resort is handling the state's fluctuations between extreme flooding and extreme drought.

March 24, 2018
NBC News

Noah Diffenbaugh discusses the mid-March storms in California and the status of the state's drought conditions.

Featured Workshops & Dialogues

Featured Video

California Drought Data Portal

September 08, 2017

A new web portal puts four years of California drought data into an interactive format, showing where regions met or missed water conservation goals.