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

Water Protections win Big in Farm Bill 2018  - An Interview with Mike Anderson

Healthy Headwaters is a big winner in the 2018 Farm Bill because the final bill includes three of the Healthy Headwaters Alliance’s top legislative priorities of the past several years. The fed...

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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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Facing New Realities with Grace: Toxic Algae Lessons from Salem, OR  - An Interview with Lacey Goeres-Priest

We quickly found out that attempting to communicate in traditional ways, like press releases and website, was not enough. People don’t communicate that way anymore. It’s all about email and Twitte...

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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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