(WTNH) – From wildfires out west to lower lake and river levels here in Connecticut. Drought conditions are creating and could cause some very serious problems. Your state government is set to take action.

The state is watching the drought situation very closely.

The Undersecretary of the Office of Policy and Management, Martin Heft, chairs the Interagency Drought Workgroup. He is discussing the drought and what the state is doing.

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