Overall Green alert Drought for South-central Siberia-2019
in Russia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 6 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1012974
Name: South-central Siberia-2019
Countries: Russia
Start Date: End of Feb 2019
Duration: 206 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 85326 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Articles: 20 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Are forest fires as bad as they seem?Fri, 06 Sep 2019 10:23:00 +0200.

And we have concluded that although fires this year have wrought significant damage to the environment, they have been worse in the past. Amazon ablaze. Around 60% of the Amazon rainforest is in Brazil. The number of fires between January a
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Climate change: is it real ?Fri, 06 Sep 2019 09:05:00 +0200.

Of course it is! The climate change is really happening and causing havocs all over the Earth. However, most are oblivious to that. It is very regrettable that some people are even denying it is taking place. The numbers of those deniers ar
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Climate change: is it real ? 2019/09/06 by Global New Light of MyanmarThu, 05 Sep 2019 19:47:00 +0200.

Climate change is an emergency around the world. Graphic Image : BT. Of course it is! The climate change is really happening and causing havocs all over the Earth. However, most are oblivious to that. It is very regrettable that some people
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Deforestazione illegale e siccità più frequenti stanno mettendo a risc ... Sun, 25 Aug 2019 09:41:00 +0200.

Nelle ultime settimane oltre 5 milioni di ettari di foreste , una superficie pari a poco meno della metà dell’intero patrimonio forestale italiano, sono andate in fiamme in Siberia nel solo mese di luglio. Un dato senza precedenti nella sto
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), WMO (1), INFORM (2),