Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a unique, non-profit, community-based network of volunteers of all ages and backgrounds working together to measure and map precipitation (rain, hail and snow).


Drought Impacts Toolkit

Drought Impacts Toolkit contains several map-based tools track drought impacts. You can enter drought impacts at this site too.


Grass Cast

Grass Cast is a forecasting tool that predicts if rangelands are likely to produce above-normal, near-normal, or below-normal amounts of vegetation.


Managing Drought Risk on the Ranch

Managing Drought Risk on the Ranch helps ranchers prepare their ranch before, during and after a drought.


MyRAINge Log

MyRAINge Log is an easy-to-use tool to help you track your actual rainfall so you can better manage your land.



OpenET is satellite-based estimates of evapotranspiration (ET) for improved water management across the western United States.


Ranch Drought Monitoring Dashboard

Find out your current drought status, key precipitation months for your area, and explore drought management strategies.


Soil Health Educational Resources

Soil Health Educational Resources has an extensive list of soil health resources.


United States Drought Monitor

United States Drought Monitor (USDM) is a map released every Thursday, showing where drought is and how bad it is across the U.S. and its territories.



Vegetation Drought Response Index, or VegDRI, is a weekly depiction of vegetation stress across the contiguous United States.