Interviews

Western water leaders speak firsthand about the latest issues and happenings.

Water, Wildfire, Climate Change – What Happened Last Fall? ~ An Interview with Michael Gossman

This was a tragic and extensive fire that moved quickly, and most surprisingly moved directly into our urban environment. ~Michael Gossman. How does a community recover from a natural and human d...

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Getting Ready: Catastrophic Wildfire in the American West ~ An Interview with Jeff Whitney

Flagstaff’s decision to tax itself is a great example of what we must all do to protect our communities - take responsibility for the health of our forests and watersheds. Whether or not communi...

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The New Normal: Smoke Apocalypse - Get Ready Now ~ An Interview with Sarah Coefield

…You need to remember that in the West even if your hills are green, somebody else's are not, and wildfire smoke can travel really far. Western water security depends on healthy forests - and so do...

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Uncontrollable Wildfire, Water Supply & Smart Paths Forward - An evening with Fernanda Santas and Kimery Wiltshire

We spent an evening at San Francisco's Commonwealth Club with award-winning author and journalist Fernanda Santos.  We talked about fire and water, and how those two meet in the American West in the...

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Tunnels, Forests and Billions of Dollars?

The following conversation is excerpted from a webinar hosted by our friends at Water Deeply, who are doing great work covering the water crises in California and the American West. The webinar featur...

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