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March 31, 2020

NDMC, CALMIT help launch latest drought monitoring and forecast products utilizing NASA satellite observations

Thanks to help from two centers located in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln School of Natural Resources, information from the NASA GRACE-FO satellites is being used to produce and share first-of-its-kind global maps of topsoil, root zone soil and groundwater moisture, as well as 30-, 60- and 90-day forecasts of wet and dry conditions across the continental United States.

  • Drought and Impacts Summary

    February 2020

    Each month we report on the climate of drought across the United States and share its main effects to people and places.

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  • Dry Horizons

    March 2020

    This monthly e-newsletter highlights success stories and new developments in drought planning and mitigation.

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  • DroughtScape

    Winter 2020

    This quarterly newsletter highlights, from start to finish, the collaborative projects and research we do.

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