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Dry Emigrant Lake March 2022
Emigrant Reservoir in March 2022

Unfortunately, drought conditions are becoming the new normal in Jackson County posing challenges for residents, agricultural producers, and fish and wildlife. Use the resources below to learn more about changing conditions.

Learn about Drought

Oregon Water Resources Department Oregon Drought

Current Drought Information

U.S. Drought Monitor Conditions for Oregon

U.S. Drought Monitor Conditions for Jackson County

NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook

USDA Oregon Snotel Snow/Precipitation Report

Jackson County Reservoir Levels & Flow Rates

United States Bureau of Reclamation

United States Army Corps of Engineers

Adapting to Drought in Agriculture

OSU Extension Pasture Management and Drought

Agriculture Victoria Managing Resources in Drought

OSU Dry Farming