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Water Availability

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.

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.

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.

USDA. Agricultural Research Service.

"This program develops practices and technologies to manage the Nation's agricultural water resources. Research focus areas include developing methods to reuse degraded water, increase water use efficiency and water availability to mitigate impacts of drought. "

USDA. Economic Research Service.

Provides an in-depth discussion of irrigation and water use, "synthesizing ERS research and the economic issues that frame the analysis."

USDA. National Agricultural Statistics Service.

"The Farm and Ranch Irrigation Survey (FRIS) expands upon the basic
irrigation data collected in the Census of Agriculture. FRIS is the most
comprehensive source of information on irrigation water use throughout
the agricultural industry and results are reported not only on the national
and state levels, but by water resources regions."

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