Ranching and California’s Drought Monitor Workshop

Drought Monitor Workshop Webcast through the Placer/Nevada Local Webcast at Auburn Creekside Business Park in the USFWS Office 11641 Blocker Dr. Ste. 110, Auburn, CA

This is a free Workshop and lunch will be provided.

You are invited to attend this webcast featuring presentations from the Drought Monitor authors about how the drought location and severity mapping is conducted, how the map is used in determining qualifications for drought assistance, and how on-the-ground California data from rangelands can be included in weekly drought maps.

Agenda Topics Include:

What the U.S. Drought Monitor means for ranchers
How California’s ranchers are coping with the drought
New feeding strategies for livestock in drought regions
NOAA’s weather forecast for the coming forage growing season

Please register at http://ucanr.edu/nov14droughtworkshop and For more information, please call 530-889-7385 or visit their website