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Drought in the Southeast: Can We Blame Climate Change?

The 2005-2007 drought in the Southeast was bad but was neither unprecedented nor necessarily caused by global warming from climate change, according to a recent study released form Columbia University. “At the root of the water supply problem in the Southeast [United States] is a growing population,” according to the report Georgia’s population rose from […]

October 4th

5 Drought Monitoring Resources

Drought is a problem facing many parts of the world.  It is a normal climate event that occurs from time to time; however, the cause is often not “natural”.  Drought is often confused with aridity.  Aridity is a permanent climate change, whereas drought is recoverable.  According to the National Drought Mitigation Center, drought is defined […]

June 21st