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New dates and registration open for the US Drought Monitor Forum in Bowling Green, KY on September 17-19, 2019.

After postponing the original 2019 USDM Forum that was scheduled for mid-March due to the prolonged federal government shut down, the registration is finally open for the revised dates of September 17-19 at the Regency Room, Knicely Center, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY. 


The web page link below, hosted by NDMC is now ready to register attendees, along with giving transportation, hotel, and preliminary agenda information. If you registered for the postponed mid-March Forum, you MUST RE-REGISTER for the mid-September dates!


If you want to present, please contact all of us at:,, &

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in September as we start the 20th year of the USDM production!

For those who do not want to register now but may want additional information on the Forum, please see the PDF here.