California Drought Outlook Forum:
What's Ahead and What We Can Do
5:00 pm MST
Presentations can be found here.
UPDATED AGENDA: NEW START TIME.
THE FORUM WILL BEGIN AT 9:30 A.M.
Kicking off the Forum will be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Conservation and Management and NOAA Deputy Administrator, Dr. Mark Schaefer.
Co-sponsored by the National
Information System (NIDIS)
and California partners
This one-day event will address and provide information on critical drought topics: current conditions; the outlook for continuing drought; impacts and responses among different sectors; assistance programs; and resources for early warning information and preparedness. The Forum will bring together government officials, agencies, industries, non-governmental organizations, decision-makers, scientists, tribes, and other stakeholders to discuss drought information needs and ways to improve preparedness.
The event is free of charge.
- Learn about the extent of drought conditions and the prospects for ongoing drought.
- Provide new information and resources for drought early warning and response.
- Develop key recommendations for improving drought readiness and resilience.
Registration is closed.