What’s New

Find out what’s new in the field with updates from the Carpe Diem West Network.

Resilience Matters

Carpe Diem West network leaders talk about successfully addressing catastrophic wildfires, drinking water supply, and water privatization in their communities. Download and read the new e-book publ...

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Fighting Fire with Science - Senator Martin Heinrich (New Mexico) Speaks Out

Water protections win Big in 2018! We are now living in an era of severe drought, extreme wildfires, and climate disruption. That's why I fought so hard to secure policies in the Farm...

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Tulalip Tribe - clean water, salmon and beavers

Look no further than to rodent restoration as a natural, ecological engineer. Many scientists and land managers are discovering that, far from being forces of destruction, beavers can serve as agents ...

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National Climate Assessment Report - Impacts hit closer to home

  We’ve all looked at the recent devastating National Climate Assessment report issued last month. One ray of hope is that excellent stories are being written by local journalists - covera...

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The Best Dam Ecosystem Engineers

Beavers may be our most important partner in protecting and restoring western streams and watersheds. By building temporary dams on small streams, beavers slow down rainwater runoff and snowmelt. This...

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NEWS

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

What's New Find out what's new in the field with updates from the Carpe Diem West Network.

Upcoming 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.

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

News Articles & Op-Ed's See the latest commentary from Carpe Diem West network leaders quoted in the media.

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.