#drought

  • High water demand keeps conservation efforts in place

    Fri, Jul 19, 2019

    Officials announced Thursday that a Stage 1 Water Conservation Alert remains in effect for nearly all communities in Brunswick County.

  • Drought hits parts of eastern NC

    Thu, May 30, 2019

    Drought has returned to North Carolina for the first time in more than a year.

    Summertime's lighter rainfall and hotter weather have pushed 10 counties in southeastern North Carolina into a moderate drought. North Carolina's drought map shows moderate drought – the least severe of the four drought categories – stretching from Columbus to Pamlico counties.