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Field Photos Build the Visual Drought Atlas


Are you going to be out and about this Memorial Day weekend, visiting a favorite spot in the outdoors? Help build the Visual Drought Atlas by uploading photos to You may recognize this as a continuation of the Field Photos project from several years ago, now hosted at the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The Visual Drought Atlas is a growing collection of photos showing what different landscapes look like in dry, wet and normal years. 


Tech note: You can upload photos from a computer or from a mobile app. To use the app, 1) download the Survey123 app from your device’s app store, 2) navigate to, and 3) choose app rather than browser. Then 4) follow the prompt to download the survey, and 5) choose “continue without logging in.” After that you can 6) use the web form to provide information about your location and conditions, upload photos, and 7) click the green check mark to Submit. 



Weatherwise Magazine's 2023 Photo Contest 

“Some people are weatherwise, but most are otherwise” -- Ben Franklin

Weatherwise Magazine is an exciting bi-monthly magazine that provides the weather enthusiast with fascinating articles regarding all aspects of weather and climate. CoCoRaHS regards this magazine as one in which everyone interested in weather would benefit from having on their coffee table.

Now thru June 1st, Weatherwise Magazine is accepting submissions for its “2023 Photo Contest”. There are great prizes awaiting the winners. This annual event provides an opportunity for you to share your potential prize winning photos with a nationwide audience. Contestants can submit their entries online. To find out more about the contest and magazine click here: Weatherwise.

Enter a photo today, you just might win!