Midwest Drought Early Warning System (DEWS) Fall 2019 Meetings

Agenda Track

Midwest DEWS Meeting Agenda


Drought and Human Health Workshop Agenda 

Midwest DEWS Presentations


Affiliation Title of Presentation
Molly Woloszyn NIDIS Midwest DEWS Overview & NIDIS Update
Chip Zimmer Kentucky Division of Water Kentucky's Real-Time Lake Monitoring Network
Bob Smail Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Past Precipitation as Tool to Anticipate Hydrological Drought and Groundwater Flooding
Mike Wilson USDA NRCS Tribal Soil Climate Analysis Network Outreach and Support for Agriculture and Forestry
Ann Banitt USACE St. Paul District USACE Climate Preparedness and Resilience Activities
Stu Foster Kentucky Climate Center Advancing Drought Early Warning: Functional Elements of a Dashboard for Exploring Drought
Manuela Johnson Indiana Department of Homeland Security Getting Better USDM Input - the Indiana Model
Cody Knutson National Drought Mitigation Center New Developments in State Drought Planning
Luigi Romolo Minnesta Department of Natural Resources Drought Monitoring Activities in Minnesota and Minnesota State Drought Plan Update
Jennifer Hoggatt Missouri Department of Natural Resources Coordinated Drought Response in Missouri - Lessons Learned from the 2018 Drought
Kelly Smith National Drought Mitigation Center The Current State of Drought Impact Reporting
Aaron Wilson

Trent Ford
State Climate Office of Ohio

llinois State Water Survey
Exploring Rapid Transitions Between Hydrological Extremes in the Midwest
Virgil Schmitt Iowa State Extension Flood-Drought-Flood Challenges for Agriculture
Leslie Brandt USDA Forest Service, NIACS Droughts Floods and Forests
Lee Nelson Upper River Services LLC Navigation Perspective
Chip Zimmer Kentucky Division of Water Public Water Supplies

Midwest Drought and Human Health Workshop Presentations

Presenter Affiliation Title of Presentation
Jesse Bell University of Nebraska Medical Center Intersection Between Drought and Human Health
Luigi Romolo Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Nuts and Bolts of Drought
Tesfaye Bayleyegn Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Use of Community Assessments for Public Health Emergency Response (CASPERs) for Drought
Jesse Berman University of Minnesota School of Public Health Complexity of Drought and Health Research
Shubhayu Saha Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Exploring the Morbidity Impacts Associated with Drought Conditions in the US
Molly Woloszyn NIDIS Role of NIDIS in Drought and Health
Brenda Hoppe Minnesota Department of Health Minnesota Climate and Health Program (NEW - 16 Dec. 2019)
Brenda Hoppe Minnesota Department of Health Climate Migrants (NEW - 16 Dec. 2019)
Emily Wilmes University of Minnesota Extension Mental Wellbeing for Agricultural Workers Dealing with Drought
Marc Pritchard Moorhead Public Service Planning for Water Utility Resilience: Using CREAT 3.0 to Evaluate Adaptive Measures to Climate Change
Linda Black Elk Mille Lac Band of Ojibwe The Impact of Drought on Culturally Important Plans of First Peoples
Betsy Lawton

Jill Krueger
Network for Public Health Law Drought and Public Health Law