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.

December 21, 2017  | Water in the West  | Insights

An overview of the Water in the West researchers, students, postdocs, and faculty who attended and presented at the American Geophysical Union 2017 Fall Meeting.

December 05, 2017  | Water in the West  | News

This year the American Geophysical Union will be holding its 2017 Fall Meeting in New Orleans.  We are thrilled to have students, faculty, researchers and postdocs presenting this year.

In the Media

January 18, 2018
News Review

Newsha Ajami quoted on using desalination plants in California as part of the states solution to drought.

January 17, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

Noah Diffenbaugh's research cited and he is quoted in an article about linking human caused warming to specific extreme weather events.

January 11, 2018

Noah Diffenbaugh discusses increasingly extreme weather, the infrastructure we have in California and it's level of preparedness for natural disasters.

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.