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.

August 03, 2020  | Water in the West  | News

Marcus joins Stanford’s Water in the West Program as the William C. Landreth Visiting Fellow.

June 11, 2020  | Water in the West  | News

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.

In the Media

July 14, 2020

Newsha Ajami discusses how current infrastructure is attributing to droughts in the western U.S.

July 09, 2020
Climate Program Office, NOAA

Research from Xiaogang He and Justin Sheffield finding a pattern of dramatic transitions from dry to wet periods is featured.

June 24, 2020
ABC 7 Eyewitness News

Dick Luthy and William Tarpeh are quoted on recent Stanford research on desalination technology and what it might mean for drought-prone states like California.

Featured Workshops & Dialogues

Featured Video

Integrating Climate Change into Groundwater Sustainability Planning

March 27, 2020

Postdoc Courtney Hammond Wagner discusses her research on incorporating the impacts of climate change into groundwater sustainability planning.