Media Coverage

Read recent media coverage featuring Water in the West and comments from our researchers.

June 25, 2018  | The Sacramento Bee

Barton "Buzz" Thompson discusses the issue of splitting California into three state from a water issue standpoint and how "there's no easy way of doing it."

June 25, 2018  | E&E News

Tara Moran quoted on California's current usage of groundwater.

June 22, 2018  | High Country News

Newsha Ajami and Patricia Gonzales discuss the need to change the public's perception of water and water management in the wake of hotter and drier temperatures leading to more fires.

June 21, 2018  | Los Angeles Times

Op-ed by Buzz Thompson and others on what could happen to the state's water under the proposal on the November 2018 ballot to divide California into three sates.

June 20, 2018  | Capitol Weekly

Rosemary Knight is quoted on a new way of looking at groundwater.

June 14, 2018  | Water Deeply

Article covering new study by Rosemary Knight and Scott Fendorf on overpumping of groundwater leading to water quality issues. Rosemary Knight is quoted.

June 05, 2018  | Stanford News

A Stanford study finds it can also unlock dangerous arsenic from buried clays – and reveals how sinking land can provide an early warning and measure of contamination.

June 05, 2018  | San Francisco Chronicle

Scott Fendorf co-authors study looking into the effects of heavy use of groundwater to nourish farmers in California's Central Valley.

June 01, 2018  | Governing

Noah Diffenbaugh discusses climate change and increasing extreme weather events in an article on the vulnerabilities U.S. costal cities face as hurricane season begins.

May 27, 2018  | The Hill

Op-ed by Marshall Burke and Noah Diffenbaugh on their recent paper that found that the global economy is likely to benefit from ambitious global warming limits agreed to in the United Nations Paris Agreement.