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.

June 05, 2017  | Water in the West  | Insights

May 11, 2017  | Water in the West  | News

A team of law students led by Leon Szeptycki and Brian Gray develop four case studies that look at water law during the California drought.

In the Media

July 10, 2017
Las Vegas Sun

Noah Diffenbaugh discusses the effects of climate change on increasing occurrences of more extreme heat events.

June 29, 2017
Water Online

Newsha Ajmai discusses innovative water financing and her living map.

June 12, 2017
Water Deeply

Water in the West research and Executive Director, Leon Szeptycki, quoted on successful stories of water rights transfers in the state of Oregon.

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.