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DroughtScape

Summer DroughtScape: It's been an active quarter

DroughtScape

The latest edition of DroughtScape is out. It’s been an active quarter with the release of a new flash-drought tool, QuickDRI, and a new website for the U.S. Agriculture Commodities in Drought maps. We've also wrapped up our "writeshops" in the Caribbean and moved toward drought vulnerability assessments in the MENA region.

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Dry Horizons

Dry Horizons: MIT case study shows costly infrastructure may not be the answer

Dry Horizons

The August edition of Dry Horizons features a new case study by MIT researchers that suggests large-scale infrastructure may not be the answer to drought.

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Drought and Impacts Summary

August 2017 Drought and Impact Summary: Drought intensifies over Montana; Oklahoma and south Texas see improvements

Drought and Impacts Summary

Drought conditions intensified and spread over much of Montana, but improved over Oklahoma and Texas. The number of people affected by drought decreased from just over 21 million at the beginning of the month to about 17.6 million at the end.Read More