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.

September 20, 2018  | Water in the West  | News

New report informs local agencies on how to avoid inadvertent threats to surface water as defined by new California groundwater law.

September 18, 2018  | Water in the West  | News

New website provides a one-stop shop for information on California’s landmark Sustainable Groundwater Management Act.

In the Media

October 17, 2018
Business Insider

A study on overpumping groundwater leading to increased arsenic concentrations by Scott Fendorf, Rosemary Knight and Ryan Smith is cited.

September 04, 2018
Yale Environment Review

Research by Kimberly Quesnel and Newsha Ajami on the connection between media coverage and water use behavior is featured.

August 31, 2018
High Country News

Journal article by Leon Szeptycki, Deb Perrone and Rebecca Nelson and others mentioned in article discussing the recent Agua Caliente court case.

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.

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