Water Diplomat News Logo
Water Diplomat Logo
Water Diplomat News Logo

USDA Declares “Disaster Areas” in Drought-Stricken Puerto Rico

This is only an excerpt! Sign up for a free trial to receive CURRENT Daily Water Briefings or Weekly Water Newsletters. License Holders sign in to read the full text.

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) on July 15th declared several Puerto Rican municipalities “natural disaster areas” due to the severe ongoing drought affecting the Caribbean region.