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

Forest Resilience Bonds at Work - Pilot project to study impacts of forest management on Yuba watershed

A healthier, thinner forest reduces fire risk significantly, and it also protects water quality and can improve water quantity. The Yuba watershed is about to reap all of those benefits, through a pil...

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New Water Infrastructure Standards Change the Bar for Sustainable Investments in Water-Based Infrastructure

Healthy ecosystems like forests, wetlands, and farms are nature's water infrastructure. They are essential for buffering against floods and the provision of clean, ample water around the world –...

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Water, Wildfire and Wellness: Field notes from the ashes of recent western megafires - WEBINAR

In recent years, every Western state has experienced an increase in the average number of large wildfires each year. Anthropogenic climate change is estimated to be responsible for about half of all a...

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Valuing Ecosystem Services - Nature's Benefits

What benefits and value do National Forests in California Create? Ecosystem services are the benefits people receive and value from nature—or "Nature's Benefits." To address these benefits and va...

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Join us Feb 1, 2018 - Climate Chaos and Local Resilience: Water Solutions in the American West

Join Carpe Diem West Executive Director, Kimery Wiltshire and Fernanda Santos, Author, Professor and former NY Times Journalist, for a lively discussion at The Commonwealth Club.            K...

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