Drought Continues to Impact Texas 02/13/14
February 13, 2014
HOUSTON— Texas emerged from a historic drought almost three years ago, yet there still isn't enough water. The impacts of record-breaking heat and years of low rainfall can be felt long after the prolonged dry spells. Texas is now struggling with the brunt of a yearlong drought that began in 2011, and more than 50 percent of the state remains in some level of drought.