Water is Critical
August 12, 2021
So far Laramie County is doing pretty well according to the National Drought Monitor. There are parts of the county, though, that are in the abnormally dry range or drought. If you watch the map it is changing and not for the better. A couple of weeks ago Pine Bluffs was showing normal moisture but today is abnormally dry. Now we have a small part of the county that is experiencing a moderate drought. That area is growing.
Yesterday my son commented that it was nice not to have the monsoonal rains that we normally have in the latter half of Cheyenne Frontier Days. I've heard that comment...
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