Overall Green alert Drought for Bolivia-Brasil-2019
in Bolivia, Brazil

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 4 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1012926
Name: Bolivia-Brasil-2019
Countries: Bolivia, Brazil
Start Date: End of Dec 2018
Duration: 246 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 227828 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Click aquí para ver: Evo perfila compra de un avión Tanker para sofoca ... Fri, 23 Aug 2019 23:51:00 +0200.

Evo perfila compra de un avión Tanker para sofocar incendios y pide cotizaciones. El presidente Evo Morales anunció que su Gobierno realiza cotizaciones para la compra de un avión Tanker para sofocar los incendios que afectan a la Amazonía
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AP Explains: The causes and risks of the Amazon firesFri, 23 Aug 2019 23:38:00 +0200.

Virgin jungle stands next to an area that was burnt recently near Porto Velho, Brazil, Friday, Aug. 23, 2019. Brazilian state experts have reported a record of nearly 77,000 wildfires across the country so far this year, up 85% over the sam
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AP Explains: The causes and risks of the Amazon firesFri, 23 Aug 2019 23:32:00 +0200.

Fire consumes an area near Porto Velho, Brazil, Friday, Aug. 23, 2019. Brazilian state experts have reported a record of nearly 77,000 wildfires across the country so far this year, up 85% over the same period in 2018. Brazil contains about
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AP Explains: The causes and risks of the Amazon firesFri, 23 Aug 2019 23:13:00 +0200.

Virgin jungle stands next to an area that was burnt recently near Porto Velho, Brazil, Friday, Aug. 23, 2019. Brazilian state experts have reported a record of nearly 77,000 wildfires across the country so far this year, up 85% over the sam
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),