Connecticut Drought Information Center
A service of the Connecticut Water Planning Council
Status as of June 1, 2020: Monitoring for potential development of abnormally dry conditions. Limited precipitation chances through 6/7/2020.
Next update on or before 6/8/2020.
Drought Information Resources:
- U.S. Drought Monitor
- Data and Reports
- CT Drought Preparedness and Response Plan
- Interagency Drought Workgroup
What can I do to conserve water?
Set a voluntary water use reduction goal of 10 or 15%, depending on drought declaration for your area
Cut back on unnecessary water use, such as watering lawns, washing cars, or filling fish ponds and swimming pools
Put water conservation tips into practice
Follow the requests and recommendations of your local water utility
For local governments:
- Model water use restriction ordinance (coming soon)
- Links to drought ordinances by town (coming soon)