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Dry Horizons: On the road (map) again

May 18, 2018

The May edition of Dry Horizons featured the One Water Roadmap produced by the U.S. Water Alliance. The roadmap identifies six "Arenas for Action" and promotes water management solutions that provide economic, environmental and social benefits. Supplementing the reports for each action arena are case studies from projects around the U.S. that are implementing One Water strategies.


Spring edition of DroughtScape released

May 11, 2018

The Spring 2018 edition of DroughtScape is now available online. During the first quarter of 2018 the Southern Plains and Southwest were unusually dry, leading to secretarial drought designations for many counties. This issue features stories on workshops produced by NDMC and partners to support ag producers in the drought affected regions, and on our global work in Africa, New Zealand and South America to help organizations monitor and prepare for drought.


April 2018 Drought and Impact Summary: Conditions worsen in southern High Plains, Desert Southwest

May 10, 2018

During April, drought worsened over much of the southern High Plains and Desert Southwest. Exceptional drought was introduced over the Four Corners and expanded into parts of northeast New Mexico and the Texas Panhandle.


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