Resources and information on drought in the Northwest region (AK, OR, ID, WA).
Vulnerability assessments for agriculture, Alaska, forestry, rangelands, and Tribal Nations in the Northwest, including a collection of regional-scale assessments.
The U.S. Drought Monitor is produced through a partnership between the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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Fire and forest management practices play important roles in the current and future success of huckleberry across the Northwest. As we learn more about huckleberry habitat locations, our ability to monitor and adapt management over the short and long-term…

Resources and information on drought in the Northwest region (AK, OR, ID, WA).

Capitol Press reports that Governor Brown has declared drought for Klamath county 4 March 2020. 

To understand potential crop success under future climate conditions – and what conditions might limit success – a tool has been developed that models site suitability by taking into consideration temperature factors (allowing for or limiting cultivation…

Many tribal and non-tribal ranchers throughout the Great Basin either lack water access, or experience water shortages for their cattle operations. These shortages can negatively impact livestock grazing, an economic mainstay of tribal economies within…