Drought

USA Drought

Cargo Continues moving on the Mississippi River, but perhaps not for long – The Midwestern drought has brought the river, one of the world’s largest navigable inland waterways, to water levels so low that they threaten to shut down shipping.

Nebraska – A Nebraska natural resources district may impose limits on irrigation in the wake of drought conditions and declining water levels. Kansas –

Dry conditions are causing significant drops in the water levels in Kansas lakes.

The drought in many respects is more severe than the droughts of the 1930s and 1950s.

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