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Droughts and Heat Waves

Drought According to the U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM), as of July 12, 2016, Moderate to Exceptional drought is impacting about 15 percent of the area of the United States, affecting 79.5 million people. In response…

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Droughts and Heat Waves

On January 20, 2014 Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in response to the worst drought conditions in California in a century. According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, some parts of the state…

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