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

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How do decisions about our water supply get made when, in California, it seems that 40% of people think dams are an inherently good thing; 40% of people think dams are an inherently bad thing; and 20%...

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Beyond the Faucet: Protecting Water at it's Source

Clearly our watersheds require additional support if they are to continue their life-sustaining flows. People all over the West understand that, as Denver Water’s Ron Lehr puts it, “Water doesn’...

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Moms Rock the Water

Come Mother’s Day I do my best to cut through the “Hallmark Card Haze” and think about my mom and the mom-types who helped teach me a few things along the way. And to think about all the moms wh...

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Invest in Forests, Save Millions. Here’s Proof!

In Healthy Headwaters news – the Mokelumne watershed avoided costs study is out, and garnering positive press. Our salute to Kim Carr, Healthy Headwaters Leadership Team member, and sustainable init...

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Pulse of Life in the Colorado River Delta

Today is a big one on the Colorado River, because the river delta is flowing again. After years of Herculean effort, US and Mexican NGO's and government players crafted an agreement to release a "puls...

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