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.

September 28, 2017  | Stanford Water in the West  | News

A new study reveals homeowners were more at risk of losing water from dry wells in California’s Central Valley during the state’s record-breaking drought.

In the Media

October 17, 2017
Ventura County Star

Noah Diffenbaugh comments on the effects that climate change will have in California.

October 16, 2017
The NM Political Report

Article citing a research paper written by postdoctoral fellow Debra Perrone that found 1 in 30 wells went dry during the last drought and that homeowners were more heavily impacted in a discussion on groundwater in New Mexico.

October 13, 2017
High County News

Article discussing a research paper written by postdoctoral fellow Debra Perrone that found 1 in 30 wells went dry during the last drought and that homeowners were more heavily impacted.

Featured Workshops & Dialogues

Featured Video

On Sept 27, 2016, Stanford experts met in Sacramento for a briefing on California's critical groundwater supply hosted by Water in the West. Panelists included: Leon Szeptycki, Executive Director of Water in the West, Rob Jackson, Professor at Stanford University, Rosemary Knight, Professor at Stanford University, and Tara Moran, Sustainable Groundwater Program Lead with Water in the West.

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