National Drought Mitigation Center

State Planning

General Hazard Plan

State of Colorado Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan

Released in 2018
Colorado Division of Emergency Management

Water Plan

Colorado Water Plan

Released in 2015
Colorado Water Conservation Board

Climate Plan

Colorado Climate Preparedness Project Final Report

Released in 2011
Wester Water Assessment

Colorado Climate Plan

Released in 2018


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State Climatologist

Russ Schumacher
Colorado Climate Center
(970) 491-8084

Current U.S. Drought Monitor - May 21, 2024

Estimated Population Affected by Drought