SHUTDOWN: Drought Monitor still publishes, despite difficulties Tiffany Stecker, E&E reporter Published: Friday, October 4, 2013 It has survived an earthquake, technical glitches, snow days and, now, a government shutdown. Please subscribe to ClimateWire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.