Find out the latest news about western water and climate change, with articles, interviews with Carpe Diem West network leaders, and press.
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...Read More
This was a tragic and extensive fire that moved quickly, and most surprisingly moved directly into our urban environment. ~Michael Gossman. How does a community recover from a natural and human d...Read More
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 –...Read More
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...Read More
Flagstaff’s decision to tax itself is a great example of what we must all do to protect our communities - take responsibility for the health of our forests and watersheds. Whether or not communi...Read More