Media Coverage

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

March 24, 2018  | NBC News

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

March 21, 2018  | San Francisco Chronicle

Noah Diffenbaugh quoted on the climate trends in California and the "new normal".

March 06, 2018  | Independent Record

The Montana Water Summit is covered and Leon Szeptycki is quoted on climate change and water scarcity in the West.

March 05, 2018  | San Jose Inside

Newsha Ajami quoted on current snowpack levels, California's water conservation and ways for communities to become more resilient.

February 23, 2018  | Water Deeply

Newsha Ajami and Patricia Gonzales in a Q&A on their research for a cap-and-trade system for water conservation.

February 20, 2018  | Desert Sun

Newsha Ajami is quoted in article about California potentially banning hosing down driveways, over-watering lawns and running sprinklers on grassy street medians.

February 08, 2018  | Eos

Newsha Ajami and Patricia Gonzales's research on the effect of social awareness of drought on this rebound effect is discussed.

February 07, 2018  | WaterWorld

Newsha Ajami's research on innovative ways to finance water infrastructure projects and her Living Map is featured.

February 06, 2018  | Stanford Law School

Barton "Buzz" Thompson is featured in a Q&A on the drought crisis facing Cape Town, South Africa, how we got there, and how we can work to prevent droughts from becoming crises.

February 06, 2018  | ReThinking H2O Podcast

Newsha Ajami is interviewed on the ReThinking H2O podcast and discusses building resilient infrastructure through better planning & investment, how policy and academia can help bring value to society, & the future of water innovation.

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