California Drought Outlook Forum: What's Ahead and What We Can Do
A one-day forum to discuss critical topics regarding the California drought, includng current conditions, future outlooks and sectoral impacts.
The free event, co-sponsored by the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS), will focus on current conditions; the outlook for continuing drought; impacts and responses among different sectors; assistance programs; and resources for early warning information and preparedness. The forum will bring together government officials, agencies, industries, non-governmental organizations, decision makers, scientists, tribes, and other stakeholders to discuss drought information needs and ways to improve preparedness.
Expected outcomes include:
- Learning about the extent of drought conditions and the prospects for ongoing drought.
- Providing new information and resources for drought early warning and response.
- Developing key recommendations for improving drought readiness and resilience.
The event will take place at the:
Sacramento Convention Center
1400 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
For a webcast of the Forum, register here.
Call-in for audio of webcast: 1-877-922-7940, Passcode 8292275.