Interviews

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

Western Water Security in a Changing Climate: Storytelling is in our DNA - An interview with John Fleck

We need the stories - to help us grasp the problems but more importantly to visualize the fact that there are solutions out there. Around the American West water is scarce, and getting scarcer, as cl...

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Wildfire in the Watershed: Roadmap to a healthy watershed - An interview with Dale Lyons

Whether hitting the slopes in winter or hitting the trails in summer, Dale Lyons is all about enjoying everything the mountains have to offer. But as water resource coordinator for the city of Santa F...

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Managing the Phoenix water supply - An interview with Charlie Ester

The catastrophic fires that so many forests in the West are prone to now have caused us to rethink the way we have historically managed forests. You are responsible for delivering water to an i...

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Dialogue of the river basins - An interview with Dr. Rosalind Bark

I think it’s interesting how much exchange there is between the American Southwest and the Murray-Darling Basin. As someone who grew up in Hong Kong, studied at Oxford, and has worked on larg...

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Colorado River: Governing like a River Basin - An Interview with Bill Rinne

Sometimes, it might look on the surface like people are completely deadlocked over a set of issues, but when you sit people down together and discuss specific interests it turns out the sides are not ...

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

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