August 31, 2017 | Water in the West | Insights
We had the chance to visit with two farmers, Cannon Michael of Bowles Farming Company and Brandon Morris of B&D Morris Farms, about what it is like as farmers in California and what they wish the rest of us knew about water, food, and agriculture.
August 07, 2017 | Stanford News Service | News
Leon Szeptycki, executive director of Stanford’s Water in the West program, discusses the challenges and responses to managing water in a changing climate.
July 27, 2017 | Water in the West | Insights
Researchers are exploring how decisions aimed at managing fire in forest landscapes affect water flows for people and nature.
June 05, 2017 | Water in the West | Insights
There is potential to shift the dynamic between fish and people beyond finger-pointing. Is California up to the task?
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.
April 28, 2017 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment | News
Studying how and why bridges have collapsed in the past identifies the limitation of current risk assessment approach and demonstrates the value of new perspectives on climate change impact.
April 26, 2017 | Water in the West | Insights
A case study of San Mateo County's effort to be transparent & proactive in assessing its groundwater basin.
April 25, 2017 | Water in the West | News
Groundwater taken from deep wells is thousands of years old and thought to be pristine and free of contaminants. However, a new study raises questions about its purity.
April 18, 2017 | Water in the West | News
Financing for water projects and aging infrastructure is critically needed but hard to come by. Stanford researchers highlight innovative approaches with a “Living Map” of case studies around the country.
April 10, 2017 | Water in the West | News
Stanford's Newsha Ajami and her team of researchers are developing a digital tool to evaluate how well financing mechanisms for green infrastructure are performing.