© 2022 Iowa Public Radio
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
K284CN 104.7 (Ames) will be off air today (May 20th) from 1p.m.-4p.m

Scientists In Southeastern U.S. Seek To Understand Flash Droughts

Flash droughts develop quickly and can leave farmers without enough water in a matter of days.

As Molly Samuel of WABE reports, researchers are trying to figure out better ways to predict them and support farmers to protect their crops.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.