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Carpe Diem West staff and advisors explore issues related to western water and climate change.

Post Trump Messaging: Principles and Tools for Solidarity

Last week found us on the phone with a bunch of incredibly brave, resilient water justice campaigners for a long-scheduled messaging call. Of course, we tweaked the content. Even as the Trump b...

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Darn it! A few wet years will not save us!

  Once more the Colorado River Research Group (CRRG) say what needs to be said, this time in their new report Climate Change and the Colorado River: What We Already Know. As they note, “F...

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Messaging Ecosystem Services - huh?

Ecosystem services is a powerful, but extraordinarily wonky, way of describing the benefits that natural systems provide to human communities. Think basic stuff. You know: drinking water, air to b...

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Imagine a Day Without Water

Our friends at the US Water Alliance are marking Imagine a Day Without Water this Thursday, and that’s both a great thing, and a terrible one. Great because the US Water Alliance, a powerful group o...

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Momentum

I’ve been spending a lot of time lately talking to colleagues about the current state of the Colorado River, and if there’s one word that captures their collective assessment, it is momentum. Thro...

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