USDA declares drought disaster in southeast Iowa
January 9, 2007

Des Moines, Lee, and Louisa counties are all included in a big drought-disaster declaration from the USDA. The area has been suffering from a drought that hit hard in 2006 and continues today. Even relatively water-rich states like Iowa can come up significantly short.

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last revised January 2007