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Matthew McKinney & John Thorson Paper: ‘Resolving Water Conflicts in the American West’

Matthew McKinney (with the fish). Director of the University of Montana’s Center for Natural Resources and Environmental Policy (CNREP) just sent me a paper that he and attorney John E. Thorson (a CNREP Senior Fellow) published in Water Policy 17 (2015) 679–706, ‘Resolving Water Conflicts in the American West’. Download 2015 Water…

Sarah Bates’ Presentation: ‘Addressing Water Issues in Private Land Conservation Planning’

About two weeks ago we at Oregon State University were thankful to have Sarah Bates of the National Wildlife Federation and The Center for Natural Resources and Environmental Policy at theUniversity of Montana visit us. She spoke on an important but oft-overlooked issue, Addressing Water Issues in Private Land Conservation…

More thoughts on pricing water

In response to the large volume of questions following the AWRA webinar “Pricing Drinking Water for Conservation & Fiscal Stability,” presenter David Zetland agreed to answer several additional questions. The questions and his answers follow: In the complex web of…