What is drought?

Drought is defined as an extended period of below normal precipitation on a watershed. Cycles of drought and surplus conditions in regional water supplies are a normal occurrence.

Show All Answers

Q: What is drought?
Q: Where does the city get its water?
Q: How has the city prepared for potential shortages in our water supply?
Q: How much water does Arizona and Surprise get from the Colorado River?
Q: How can I help conserve water?