No Relief: Montana's Drought (No. 110)
First Aired Thursday, July 08, 2004
In March 2002, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman declared the entire state of Montana a drought area. The rest of that year and all of 2003 brought little relief. Now, as the state enters its sixth year of drought, our rivers and reservoirs are low. Montana Focus visits with farmers, ranchers and meteorologists about consequences of the drought.