Hallar y financiar soluciones para capturar agua pluvialRevista Land LinesJulio 2020Por Meg Wilcox, 30 de junio, 2020
El desarrollo y el cambio climático ejercen presión sobre las fuentes hídricas regionales en el oeste de los Estados Unidos; las ciudades importantes como Tucson y Los Á...
Finding (and Funding) Stormwater Capture SolutionsRevista Land LinesJunio 2020By Meg Wilcox, June 30, 2020
With development and climate change placing pressures on regional water sources in the U.S. West, major cities including Tucson and Los Angeles are seeking to bolster local water supplies. Their...
A Report on the 5th Urban Water Demand Roundtable April 8–9, 2019, Tempe, ArizonaDocumentos de trabajoAbril 2020
The Urban Water Demand Roundtable (UWDR) is a convening of practitioners, consultants, and academics engaged in water demand research. The UWDR was initially organized in 2012 by a group of water...
A Manual for Land Use Planners in the Colorado River BasinOtroFebrero 2020
Land use planning and water management are siloed disciplines that often operate independently, despite the important overlaps between the two and the mutual benefits of working together. Integrating...
Workshop Helps Western Communities Integrate Water and Land Use PlanningRevista Land LinesFebrero 2020By Katharine Wroth, February 4, 2020
During the last two decades, the population of Fort Collins, Colorado, expanded from 100,000 to 170,000. According to the city’s newly adopted comprehensive plan, that total is expected to swell to...
Hammering Out a Future for Water Users in the U.S. WestRevista Land LinesSeptiembre 2019By Matt Jenkins, September 17, 2019
Earlier this year, seven U.S. states and Mexico reached an agreement about how to share the increasingly scarce water of the Colorado River. But the new agreement lasts only a few years, so...
Seattle Utility, Housing Groups Launch Bold Experiment in Climate EquityRevista Land LinesAgosto 2019By Emma Zehner, August 20, 2019
In the next decade, Seattle Public Utilities will invest $100 million in stormwater management and water quality infrastructure in one of the city’s only remaining affordable neighborhoods. A...
Videos y multimediaJulio 2019Episode 3 of the Land Matters podcast with Anthony Flint
As the global water crisis intensifies, the Colorado River Basin is poised to become a model for how to bring together stakeholders representing agriculture, urban areas, and the natural environment...
Land Use Decisions Could Make or Break the River That Sustains One in Nine AmericansRevista Land LinesMayo 2019By Anthony Flint, May 3, 2019
The Drought Contingency Plan for the Colorado River will help maintain water supplies for 40 million people, but the hard work to bring about a truly sustainable future is just beginning.
Integrating Water Efficiency into Land Use Planning in the Interior West: A Guidebook for Local PlannersRevista Land LinesEnero 2019By Emma Zehner, January 9, 2019
Las Vegas residents receive $3 for every square foot of grass they replace with drought-tolerant landscaping. In Morro Bay, California, developers must retrofit existing housing stock to save twice...