Drought in the United States: Causes and Issues for Congress

Description:

This report describes the physical causes of drought, drought history in the United States, and policy challenges related to drought. It also provides examples of recurrent regional drought conditions.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: August 15, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Folger, Peter

Specialist in Energy and Natural Resources Policy

Creator (Author):
Cody, Betsy A.

Specialist in Natural Resources Policy

Creator (Author):
Carter, Nicole T.

Specialist in Natural Resources Policy

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 15, 2012
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Place
United States
Description:

This report describes the physical causes of drought, drought history in the United States, and policy challenges related to drought. It also provides examples of recurrent regional drought conditions.

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34 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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