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STATUS:  There are currently no state-issued drought declarations.
Status will be updated when drought conditions exist.  Visit Data and Reports for further information on hydrologic conditions.
The Connecticut Water Planning Council adopted a revised Connecticut Drought Preparedness and Response Plan on November 6, 2018.  Download the plan below.

Drought Information Resources:


What can I do to conserve water?

  • Set a voluntary water use reduction goal of 10 or 15%, depending on drought declaration for your area
  • Cut back on unnecessary water use, such as watering lawns, washing cars, or filling fish ponds and swimming pools
  • Put water conservation tips into practice
  • Follow the requests and recommendations of your local water utility

For municipal government officials: