Water in the West bridges the gap between research and practice to create and promote effective solutions for more sustainable water management in the American West.

Upcoming Event

SAFER Webinar: Identifying "At-Risk" Public Water Systems

July 22, 2020 - 9:00am

The State Water Resources Control Board is hosting two webinar workshops to seek public feedback on the development of the SAFER Program's Risk Assessment methodologies for public water systems, state small water systems and domestic wells.

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Latest News & Insights

New research examines the evolution of groundwater governance in the state and finds additional interventions may lie ahead if basin management plans cannot meet sustainability goals.

New report recommends key findings for successful development and implementation of data platforms supporting water management decisions.

A new study identifies a connected pattern of drought followed by heavy rain in regional hotspots across the globe.

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Water in the West Trailer

February 11, 2020

Water in the West bridges the gap between research and practice to create and promote effective solutions for more sustainable water management in the American West.

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Understanding Groundwater

Our series explores groundwater management in California through new research into key groundwater issues, interactive graphics and a synthesis of existing knowledge on groundwater in California, all designed to advance public understanding of this critical issue.

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