Whether they creep up on communities or take hold in a flash, droughts can lead to disastrous economic, environmental and human health consequences. The best way to prepare is to have a plan in place. The information presented in the sections below will help you learn more about drought, its potential effects on your community, and how you can use scenario planning and exercises to increase your community’s preparedness.
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New Drought Center dashboard steps ranchers through key questions
May 11, 2021
NDMC’s Mwape working with Nebraskans on Republican River Basin drought project
May 4, 2021
New interactive guide helps drought planners pick best scenario exercises for different group events
April 16, 2021
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