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

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Farms for Healthy Headwaters

Agriculture is a huge part of the story of the American West. It’s important to our economy, our dinner tables, and for some, our way of life. It’s also a huge water user. The ongoing drought a...

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California Drought – Stupid and Mean grabs a few headlines

In California, and other places in the West where drought is digging in, we’ve all been inundated by drought stories. Some alarmist, some with very helpful information, some pretty dumb. But up unti...

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Women Rock - Again!

Carpe Diem West is blessed with terrific network leaders - of all genders. In the male-dominated world of western water, we are especially proud of the dynamic women who are making smart, sustainab...

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Healthy Headwaters Champion Receives National Award

Huzzahs to Karl! A terrific benefit of working at Carpe Diem West is being inspired daily by the leaders in our network - smart, determined, thoughtful experts in their respective fields. We take e...

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The Fire Next Time

It seems no one has a free moment these days. I, however, had the luxury to sit down and watch a 13-minute video – an epic length by today’s social media standards – that examines how problemati...

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