This is the first of four videos in the series "Documenting the Drought: Mitigating the Effects in Oregon." Oregon Sea Grant created them in response to the state's 2015 drought. The videos show how certain business practices, farming techniques and riparian management strategies are better poised to tolerate dry spells in Oregon. In this introduction, Kathie Dello, the deputy director of the Oregon Climate Service, explains the conditions that led up to the 2015 drought.

Documenting the Drought: Mitigating the Effects in Oregon (Introduction)