The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources will conduct this meeting to evaluate the drought status statewide.
Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
You can also dial in using your phone.
+1 (646) 749-3112
Participant Access Code: 489-613-685
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If you have questions, contact South Carolina's State Climatologist, Dr. Hope Mizzell, at (803) 530-5793 or e-mail email@example.com.
Participants will be introduced to intensifying drought scenarios to learn about their roles and responsibilities in drought response and planning, and to ensure that they have the support they need to fulfill the tasks.
Following on the success of the 2017 Drought Tabletop Exercise, the SC State Climatology Office in collaboration with the Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments (CISA) team, the SC Water Resources Center, and the SC Emergency Management Division will host a second Drought Tabletop Exercise on Wednesday, July 24th, at the Emergency Operations Center.
Members of the Drought Response Committee, emergency managers, water managers, and others with responsibility for drought monitoring and response.
The event is free, but registration is required.
Register here: 2019-sc-drought-ttx.eventbrite.com
Lunch is provided.
SC Emergency Operations Center
2779 Fish Hatchery Road
West Columbia, SC 29712
Information about South Carolina’s drought response and planning resources is available on the Planning page.
Learn More about the 2017 SC Drought and Water Shortage Tabletop Exercise:
Learn about drought, drought types, ways to measure drought in a climatological context and how South Carolina monitors and assesses drought.
The SC Drought Response Committee issues drought status updates and may recommend water use restrictions when conditions escalate to severe or extreme drought.