Find out the latest news about western water and climate change, with articles, interviews with Carpe Diem West network leaders, and press.

Climate Disruption - Polling summary

The short and sweet polling memo highlights the major shifts in US public opinion on climate disruption. These shifts provide significant opportunities for many working in the climate and water space....

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Building Success in Ultra-Partisan times ~ An Interview with Scott Miller

This kind of work really takes time. We have to put more support into long-term power building and relationship building. Yes, we need to take advantage of opportunities that drop in front of us, ...

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It’s a lot of money. The alternatives are a lot more expensive.

  Western forests, whether in headwaters or the region’s fruitful floodplains, are the key to water security, flood protection, and water quality. But catastrophic wildfires, a rapidly chang...

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Recommendations for Improving Forest Health, Water Protection and Wildfire Resilience

Carpe Diem West, in partnership with the National Forest Foundation spearheaded a research project in February  2019 in three locations near national forests across the rural West (Wenatchee, WA; Bue...

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Building on Success - An Interview with Laura McCarthy

What I learned was that part of how you build coalitions, and also great staff teamwork, is by having a really ambitious goal and challenging yourselves to get there. It took a lot of creative...

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