Drought Planning Toolbox

The CWCB’s Drought Planning Toolbox is designed to assist water users throughout the state with their efforts in planning and response to a drought.

Explore the toolbox to find drought information and data, as well as a comprehensive suite of planning resources and tools.

  • Drought Status and Monitoring:  Information on the status of current drought conditions, drought indices, fire conditions, and other drought monitoring resources, including data and Water Availability/ Impact Task Force reports.
  • Financial Assistance: Includes links to funding sources for the development of drought mitigation and response plans, as well as drought-related mitigation projects and relief during times of drought.
  • Drought Planning Resources: Introduction to local drought planning and step-by-step guidance for developing local municipal drought management plans.
  • Drought and Climate Change: Information on climate change and potential influences on drought.