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Map of Texas Water Restrictions

Source:  Texas Commission on Environmental Quality From the weekly report to the Texas Drought Preparedness Council. Map of Texas displaying the location of public water systems that were enforcing restrictions on water use due to drought or other water shortage as of the first of the current week. [ Click to View Water Education Resource ]

Vegetation Drought Response Index Map for Texas

Source:  The National Drought Mitigation Center The VegDRI calculations integrate satellite-based observations of vegetation conditions, climate data, and other biophysical information such as land cover/land use type, soil characteristics, and ecological setting. The VegDRI maps that are produced deliver continuous geographic coverage over large areas, and have inherently finer spatial detail (1-km2 resolution) than other commonly available drought indicators such as the U.S. Drought Monitor. [ Click to View Water Education Resource ]

Map of Drought Impact on Texas Surface Water

Source:  Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Map shows drought impact on Texas Surface Water with a Drought Severity Index ranging from Nothing to D4-Drought-Exceptional. [ Click to View Water Education Resource ]