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Observers across the country submitted reports on drought conditions and impacts in 2018, with nearly 1,400 coming from Missouri, where extension specialists, state agencies and producer organizations encouraged reporting on emerging drought. | Courtesy
Observers across the country submitted reports on drought conditions and impacts in 2018, with nearly 1,400 coming from Missouri, where extension specialists, state agencies and producer organizations encouraged reporting on emerging drought. | Courtesy

New web-based form makes submitting drought observations easier

The National Drought Mitigation Center in January 2019 switched to a streamlined method for reporting local drought conditions. The new method also features two experimental drought impact maps, a team effort between Milda Vaitkus of CALMIT and Claire Shield of the NDMC. Continue reading…

SNR Spotlight: Camden Oathout

Camden Oathout | Courtesy imageLiving in landlocked Nebraska has not stopped this week’s SNR Student Spotlight from following her dreams. Sophomore Camden Oathout takes every opportunity to get her one step closer to becoming a marine biologist. Continue reading…

Water Seminar: Balancing water needs

John Thorburn, Tri-Basin Natural Resources DistrictJohn Thorburn, of the Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, will present "Integrated Water Resources Management in Tri-Basin NRD" at 3:30 p.m. Jan. 30 in Hardin Hall Auditorium, as part of the spring 2019 Water Seminar Series.
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Originally published January 29, 2019 - Submit an Item