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Water hole evaporating due to drought.

USDA. NAL. Water and Agriculture Information Center.

Read publications and/or abstracts on the topic; also see citations of older documents.

U. S. Geological Survey Frequently Asked Questions

U. S. Geological Survey.

Answers to frequently asked questions on water use.

NOAA. National Weather Service.  Climate Prediction Center.

Time series of accumulated actual daily precipitation time series and accumulated normal precipitation are updated daily for stations throughout the world.

University and Community College System of Nevada.

"Pursues a program of basic and applied environmental research on a local, national, and international scale" specific to the desert region.

USDA. NAL. Water and Agriculture Information Center.

Offers a dynamic search of NAL catalog (AGRICOLA) article citations on drought impacts on agriculture, from 2000 to the present. Try a book citation search from 2000 to the present.

Organization of American States. Office of Sustainable Development and Environment.

Promotes "water governance, assists in the development of policies, laws and regulations for integrated water resource management and supports capacity building in regional, national and local institutions."

World Water Council

"Aims to reach a common strategic vision on water resources and water services management amongst all stakeholders in the water community."

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research.

Through collaborative research, IWMI "develops tools and practices to help developing countries eradicate poverty and better manage their water and land resources."

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