This page contains links for information about California wildfires, and resources to help prepare for and recover from the impacts of fire.
Current drought conditions for the California Region. The U.S. Drought Monitor is produced through a partnership between the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the USDA, and NOAA.
Specialty crops – fruit, vegetables, and nuts – are the mainstay of California agriculture. California is by far the number one US producer of specialty crops both in quantity and in diversity, with a total of over 400 different crops recorded.

Recent Additions

Reforestation Dialogues and Symposium Presentations

Within the past decade, the state’s forests have experienced drastic changes due to destructive and severe wildfires, a 1,000-year drought, and the associated stressors that come with a changing climate. With a detailed understanding of the marked pace of…

A new resource for California ranchers and resource managers to help increase rancher and rangeland resilience to climate change

This page contains links for information about California wildfires, and resources to help prepare for and recover from the impacts of fire.

The Southwest and California Climate Hubs collaborated to produce this report describing the potential vulnerability of specialty crops, field crops, forests, and animal agriculture to climate-driven environmental changes.