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Drought Response Committee downgrades to “incipient” status

Savannah River Bluffs Heritage Preserve

After receiving reports of improved hydrologic conditions, the South Carolina Drought Response Committee voted Feb. 23 in Columbia to downgrade the Savannah Basin from the "moderate" category to "incipient." The Committee declared a moderate drought on September 20, 2006, and maintained the declaration during the November 8, 2006, conference call. 

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