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.

January 25, 2023  | Stanford Earth Matters  | News

Stanford and local experts discuss ways to mitigate risk to communities and infrastructure amid dramatic swings between flood and drought.

September 29, 2022  | Water in the West  | Insights

A Water in the West visiting researcher discusses climate-related perils facing migratory fish and the changes needed to save them from extinction.

In the Media

January 22, 2023
The Guardian

Faculty Director Buzz Thompson on current inequities between domestic use of freshwater and water usage by oil companies.

January 20, 2023
LA Times

Felicia Marcus on how the environment is impacted when delta water is diverted for agricultural and urban use.

January 16, 2023
NBC Bay Area

Felicia Marcus on what the recent storms mean for California's drought.

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.