2018 Southern Plains Wildfire Forum
The meeting will focus on the recent wildfire events of 2016 and 2017 in Oklahoma, Kansas, and Texas. Topics discussed will include recovery perspectives and management strategies to reduce future wildfire risk. The forum will be held February 13, 2018, in Beaver, Oklahoma. Register here.
Water and the U.S.-Mexico Border
The event will feature border region water leaders and policymakers discussing the U.S.-Mexico Colorado River agreement and border sustainability initiatives, among other topics. The event will be held March 1-2, 2018 in El Paso, TX.
North American Drought Monitor Forum
The meeting will focus on trilateral advances in the North American Drought Monitor. The forum will be held May 1-3, 2018, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
- Drought returns to Texas just months after Hurricane Harvey floods state, January 24, 2018
- New Online Tool Tailors Weather Forecasts to Watersheds, January 15, 2018
- Research Finds Discrepancies Between Satellite and Global Model Estimates of Land Water Storage, January 22, 2018
- Potential for western US seasonal snowpack prediction, January 22, 2018