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NDMC Drought Management Database

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National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC)

The NDMC Drought Management Database is a growing collection of information about what has been tried in responding to and preparing for drought in the United States. It’s categorized by sector, that is, information of interest for farming, livestock production, water supply and quality, energy, recreation and tourism, fire, plants and wildlife (environment), and society and public health. Each sector is further divided into subsectors.

How to

How to use this site:

  • Select a “Sector”
  • View the results or “Filter by Subsector” to narrow results
  • Select a title of interest will open a new window that includes:
    • Summary of the topic
    • URL – select the link to find the article
    • Reference – author(s) information
    • Resource Type
    • Location


Drought Management Database: view drought information from the National Drought Mitigation Center