2021 journal article

Demystifying Drought: Strategies to Enhance the Communication of a Complex Hazard

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 8, 1–43.

By: R. Ward, K. Lackstrom & C. Davis

Source: ORCID
Added: November 2, 2021

2020 article

Cotton thrips infestation predictor: a practical tool for predicting tobacco thrips (Frankliniella fusca) infestation of cotton seedlings in the south-easternUnited States

PEST MANAGEMENT SCIENCE, Vol. 76, pp. 4018–4028.

By: T. Chappell, R. Ward, K. DePolt, P. Roberts, J. Greene & G. Kennedy

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 10, 2020

2017 journal article

CoCoRaHS Observers Contribute to “Condition Monitoring” in the Carolinas: A New Initiative Addresses Needs for Drought Impacts Information

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 98(12), 2527–2531.

By: K. Lackstrom, A. Farris, D. Eckhardt, N. Doesken, H. Reges, J. Turner, K. Smith, R. Ward

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Evaluation of a High-Resolution SPI for Monitoring Local Drought Severity

Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 55(10), 2247–2262.

By: R. Cumbie-Ward & R. Boyles

Source: ORCID
Added: November 2, 2021


2013 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Assistant State Climatologist State Climate Office