U.S. Drought Monitor
National Drought Mitigation Center
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
P.O. Box 830988
Lincoln, NE 68583-0988
P) 402-472-6707
F) 402-472-2946

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The National Drought Mitigation Center sends an automated email each week including:

  • the latest U.S. Drought Monitor map and narrative
  • the percentage of the country in drought
  • a map showing what changed in the past week

The NDMC uses the same list for press releases about drought, as warranted by changing conditions. To receive these updates, please subscribe to the DMUpdate list here.

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U.S. Drought Monitor Authors

For more information about this week's U.S. Drought Monitor map, please contact:

  • Jessica Blunden
    National Centers for Environmental Information
    (828) 271-4620

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