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Drought assessment, management, and planning

theory and case studies

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Droughts,
  • Droughts -- Case studies,
  • Droughts -- Management,
  • Droughts -- Government policy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Donald A. Wilhite.
    SeriesNatural resource management and policy
    ContributionsWilhite, Donald A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC929.24 .D76 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 293 p. :
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1413031M
    ISBN 100792393376
    LC Control Number93022111

      When you’re planning your communications activities, you should consider the findings in the UKWIR report ‘Drought and demand: potential for improving the management of future drought. Drought severity (DS) according to the SPI (left) and the SPEI (right). All panels show the difference in percentage between and under the RCP (top) and the RCP

    Progress 07/01/07 to 06/30/12 Outputs OUTPUTS: This project is a continuation of ongoing efforts at the University of Nebraska's National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC) to improve drought risk management in the U.S. and internationally through the adoption of a more proactive, risk-based management approach. The objectives of this project are 1) to improve drought . This Primefact concentrates on setting broad strategies for managing drought and planning for the next. The finer details, such as least-cost feeding rations, will need to be worked out using current prices at the time. The publication provides six steps to follow when making your drought .

    Planning and Drought helps planners, public agencies, and local officials see the crisis on the horizon and get ready to meet it. This resourceful guide connects the dots between drought and land-use planning, water management. Crisis Management Plan (CMP) 58 Drought Management Plans of State Governments 59 Implementation of Plans 60 Implementation and Monitoring 60 Mainstreaming of Drought Management in Developmental Plans 61 8 Summary of Action Points Chapter 63 List of Core Group Members on Management of Drought .


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