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Securing Arizona's Water Future

Arizona Drought Assistance Matrix

This matrix describes the types of drought assistance and resources available from 25 state and federal agencies. It includes the agency name and link, target audiences, types of assistance and contact information. The types of assistance include financial, technical and educational, as well as support of local level preparation and response.

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Weekly reports and maps compiled by the National Drought Mitigation Center off site icon at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 
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Drought conditions in Arizona make the state especially vulnerable to wildland fires. Visit the Arizona Firewise Communities website to find out how you can become more firewise and reduce your risk of property damage due to wildfires. This website includes tips on how to create defensible space and which trees and shrubs to plant to help protect your home.
map of Arizona The Arizona Department of Water Resources has collected and synthesized currently available water-related information for the state in Arizona's Strategic Vision for Water Supply Sustainability.
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Water Education and Outreach

The Arizona Department of Water Resources is committed to promoting responsible water stewardship through education. Arizona Project WET is the official water education program for the Arizona Department of Water Resources. Visit the ADWR Conservation Program's Education and Outreach web page for more information.


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