Interviews

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

Colorado River: Governing like a River Basin - An Interview with Bob Johnson

My experience is that the Bureau will respond if stakeholders or the general public express a desire to make input. A lot of us have been thinking ahead to what will happen after the Bureau of Reclam...

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Running the Climate Rapids - An Interview with David Behar

We talked with David Behar of the San Francisco PUC and the Water Utilities Climate Alliance about decision-making challenges facing western water managers, with his perspective from a municipal utili...

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Running the Climate Rapids - An Interview with Kristen Averyt

What I see is that climate change isn’t the only problem – water managers are also dealing with a host of other factors. Population growth. Changing demand regimes. It’s not so much that climate...

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Perspectives on New Watershed Program - An Interview with Karl Morgenstern

A big focus of Carpe Diem West’s Healthy Headwaters Project is on how federal funding can be re-directed to protect and restore the key watersheds in the West that provide clean water to cities down...

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Perspectives on New Watershed Programs - An Interview with Anne Zimmermann

One of the Forest Service’s primary purposes in the original 1897 Organic Act was to ‘provide favorable conditions for water flows. And we interpret that to mean providing high-quality water to t...

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

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Webinars Our webinars engage subject matter experts and practitioners in the field in a detailed discussion of issues at the intersection of water and climate change.