U.S. Drought Portal


Regional Programs

Access Regional Drought Early Warning Systems as well as information about NIDIS-sponsored events at the national, regional, and local levels.

Drought In The News

Information and news related to drought impacts and conditions across the country from a mix of new and assessment sources.

Events and Announcements

Learn about NIDIS-sponsored meetings and activities as well as reports and briefing materials.

Regional Drought Webinars

Access information about NIDIS Regional Drought Early Warning System informational web-based seminars and meetings, as well as materials for same.

Regional Drought Early Warning Systems (RDEWS)

Find out about NIDIS activities at the regional level.  These RDEWS pilot projects will inform the development of the national Drought Early Warning System.