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Dry Horizons

September 2022

Yakima River Basin could hold clues for solving Colorado River water challenges. Ranchers find an ally in beavers. San Diego overhauls its water and drought plans and more.

August 2022

NIDIS releases Southeast DEWS Strategic Action Plan, Wastewater recycling strategy in California, New study to stabilize the Colorado River, and more.

July 2022

Report examines real estate and land use best practices, Catalina Island goes beyond water conservation, Western communities celebrate July 4th with drones...and more!

June 2022

Southwestern cities find water supply solutions, Researchers explore ways to protect Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, New research suggests need for closer look at climate normals…and more

May 2022

UNCCD report calls for global commitment to drought resilience, droughts in U.S. West longer and slower than in East, report recommends planning for drought and water scarcity, and a new climate and health outlook series launches

April 2022

USDM webinars offer USDA staff, others insight into process, how to reduce California urban water use, a drought game for school classes, and more

March 2022

USDA podcast spotlights the U.S. Drought Monitor, new website tracks California water data, federal funding for drought mitigation projects in Klamath Basin and more

February 2022

New water shortage contingency plans for rural Californians, a goal to build ‘water resilience’ by 2030, a tool that indicates regional likelihood of flash droughts and more

January 2022

Drought Center develops new objective blends tools, Clock ticking for 2021 USDA disaster assistance programs, USDA irrigation report and more

December 2021

Get the latest drought info in your inbox, benefits of wastewater recycling, Madagascar drought and more

November 2021

A new NDMC tool that uses news to track drought impacts and more

October 2021

How drought contributes to job stress among farmers and more

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