Western water leaders speak firsthand about the latest issues and happenings.
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...Read More
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...Read More
People often ask how Carpe Diem West’s small staff is able to have such an effective presence in the vast and complex world of western water and energy. The answer lies in our wide-ranging and accom...Read More
In recent years, climate change impacts on the high-elevation watersheds that supply the West's drinking water have become increasingly obvious - longer and more devastating wildfire seasons, reduced ...Read More
If you are going to use bonding as a tool to help enable investment in a watershed across multiple jurisdictions and entities, you need to have a 'partnership of purpose' among those jurisdictions and...Read More