Water Conservation and Drought Information

Nebraska's Climate Assessment Response Committee (CARC) has been activated to evaluate and develop response mechanisms to minimize the negative impact of a drought.  The membership of CARC includes university, private sector, and state agency representatives.

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services is a member of CARC.

Drought Impact Reports​ - no current reports available at this time.


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Useful Links

Climate Assessment Response Committee

Drought Central

National Drought Mitigation Center

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

City of Lincoln

UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources

For more information, contact:
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Drinking Water Program
PO Box 98922
Lincoln, NE 68509-8922
Phone: (402) 471-0088
Fax: (402) 471-6436
E-mail: DHHS.drinkingwater@nebraska.gov


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