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NIDIS Workshop:

Status of Drought Early Warning Systems in the U.S.

June 17-19, 2008
Kansas City, MO

Welcome to the Workshop Information and Registration Page

Please register now to reserve your spot, as seating is limited. Registration is free.

Agenda

Press Release (5/12/2008)

Purpose:
This workshop will bring together drought planners from watersheds, agriculture, energy, municipal water suppliers, and other sectors. Speakers and attendees will include providers, brokers, and users of drought information across a variety of climatic timescales.

Sponsor:
The National Integrated Drought Information Systems (NIDIS) Program Implementation Team. For more information on NIDIS and the people involved, please see “What is NIDIS? ” at drought.gov.

Location: 
National Weather Service Training Center
7220 N.W. 101st Terrace
Kansas City, Missouri

Detailed driving instructions:
http://www.nwstc.noaa.gov/d.admin/t_map.html

Hotel information:
Room blocks available
Monday, June 16 through Thursday, June 19

$103 for a government rate single room, $20 extra for a guest.
Room blocks are reserved under the name "Early Warning"
Please reserve your room by May 26.

Questions? Please contact Kelly Smith, ksmith2 at unl.edu, 402-472-3373.