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Drought Resilience Planning

Drought resilience planning includes addressing one or more of the following areas on a long term basis:

Building a community’s coping capacity and ability to prepare for and adapt to drought.

Improving drought early warning, forecasting, and monitoring.

Improving drought emergency response. 

Improving recovery and relief from adverse effects.

Conducting public outreach and education. 

Developing or updating Water Shortage Contingency Plans and climate change vulnerability assessments.