Wednesday, August 23, 2017

National Drought Mitigation Center

Past NDMC Events

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Planning and Managing for Prolonged Drought in Far West Texas

El Paso, TX, August 15, 2017

This workshop will provide an opportunity for water and agriculture managers and interests to learn about challenges and opportunities in planning and managing for drought in Far West Texas, including research and resources to support decision-making and tools and technologies available for drought mitigation.

Summer Season Outlook and Impacts Forum for Agriculture in the Lower Rio Grande Valley

Weslaco, TX, May 23, 2017

Agricultural producers, district managers, extension personnel, and other interested organizations are invited to attend a one-day workshop to learn about water, weather, and climate outlook for the Lower Rio Grande Valley. Brian Fuchs and Tonya Bernadt attend and present "Drought Early Warning and Preparedness in the Southern Plains" and "U.S. Drought Monitor Educational and Outreach Material for Stakeholders."

Drought Planning Tools Workshop - North Platte NRD

Scottsbluff, NE, May 10, 2017

Kelly Smith presents at this workshop on drought tools and Nicole Wall and Curtis Riganti help facilitate discussions. The workshop was jointly hosted by the North Platte Natural Resources District and the NDMC.

THIRA Workshop - Kearney

Kearney, NE, April 21, 2017

NDMC staff Deborah Bathke, Tonya Bernadt, Nicole Wall, Elliot Wickham, and Crystal Stiles (High Plains Regional Climate Center) conduct a workshop for our project "Drought Planning Using Community Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment."

Tenth Biennial U.S. Drought Monitor Forum

Keystone, SD, April 3-5, 2017

Attending and presenting from the NDMC at the Drought Monitor Forum are: Mark Svoboda, Brian Fuchs, Deborah Bathke, Tsegaye Tadesse, and Curtis Riganti.

Rapid City Focus Groups

Rapid City, SD, February 21-22, 2017

Tonya Haigh and Tony Mucia, NDMC graduate assistant, conduct two focus group meetings as part of the "Enhancing Drought Early Warning Capabilities for Agricultural and Tribal Stakeholders in the Missouri River Basin" project.

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