Grants include $500 million for new resilience program.
Groups ask for actionable information to inform local decision making.
NRCS hosting webinars to inform applicants.
Report based critical infrastructure sector risks on vulnerabilities in federal advisories.
Drought conditions expected to persist in western U.S. through November.
Resources can assist cities and utilities with legal and policy issues.
Report finds program has been successful in maintaining and enhancing water quality for over 20 years.