Document the Drought: USDA U.S. Drought Monitor Offers Producers a Voice to Report Drought Impacts
May 29, 2019
MAY 2019 NEWSLETTER
The U.S. Drought Monitor’s reporting feature offers producers an opportunity to submit drought impact and condition reports.
The USDA, in partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, produced the U.S. Drought Monitor to include a reporting feature that allows producers to report local drought impacts and conditions.
The report allows producers to:
• Provide a written description of drought impacts on livelihood, activities, etc.;
• Select categories to show losses and gains as a result o...