SC Drought Resources

Learn about drought!

What is drought? How do we know when South Carolina is in drought? How does South Carolina Drought Response and Management work? Find the answers to these questions and many more with the resources below.

Drought response and management in the South Carolina is directed by State law.

Water Conservation

Good water conservation habits are essential for drought preparation and response. Find out what you can do at home to conserve water. These PDF flyers can be printed and shared... spread the word!

Drought Photo Gallery

Photos from past droughts are important for remembering the impact that drought conditions can have in South Carolina. They help us to compare droughts events over the years.


Find research, publications, and reports related to drought in South Carolina.

Other Resources

Carolinas Integrated Sciences and Assessments (CISA)

National Drought Resources