Drought Situation & EW Phase Classification
** Biophysical Indicators Rainfall:**
- During the month of September, heavy to shallow rainfall spanning 0-3 days was recorded across Laikipia. Generally, the rainfall was poorly distributed in terms of time and space.
The Vegetation Condition Index (VCI) is above the normal range for the period, indicating a good to fair state of pasture and browse condition across most areas.
The available pasture and browse is expected to last for at least 2 months.
Socio Economic Indicators (Impact Indicators)
There was no recorded livestock migration for the month.
Milk production per household was above the normal range at this time of the year.
The body condition of animals was above the normal range for the period.