Overall Orange alert Drought for Bolivia-Brazil-Paraguay-2019
in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 11 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1012926
Name: Bolivia-Brazil-Paraguay-2019
Countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay
Start Date: End of Dec 2018
Duration: 350 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 814330 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Incendi, un 2019 di fuoco per le foreste. "Amazzonia verso il punt ... Fri, 06 Dec 2019 04:20:00 +0100.

Roma 5 dicembre 2019 - Nel 2019 sono bruciati circa 12 milioni di ettari di foreste in Amazzonia, 27mila ettari nel Bacino del Congo, oltre 8 milioni nell'Artico, 328mila ettari tra foreste e altri habitat in Indonesi a. E in questo momento
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El año 2019 cierra una década de calentamiento global sin precedentesThu, 05 Dec 2019 22:57:00 +0100.

“Estamos a 1,1 ºC por encima de los niveles predindustriales. Los últimos 5 años han sido los más cálidos de la historia”, ha declarado Petteri Taalas, secretario general de la Organización Meteorológica Mundial, durante la presentación del
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Incendi, un 2019 di fuoco per le foreste. "Amazzonia verso il punto de ... Thu, 05 Dec 2019 19:29:00 +0100.

© SE Poligrafici(wc)|ANSA|862317e7a96034ad7fd794341c25159e. Roma 5 dicembre 2019 - Nel 2019 sono bruciati circa 12 milioni di ettari di foreste in Amazzonia, 27mila ettari nel Bacino del Congo, oltre 8 milioni nell'Artico, 328mila ettari tr
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4 efectos del cambio climático que ya se pueden ver en América LatinaThu, 05 Dec 2019 18:33:00 +0100.

Las consecuencias del cambio climático ya son visibles en América Latina, aunque no las identifiquemos como tal. La temperatura de la Tierra ha aumentado en 1,1ºC desde el periodo anterior a la Revolución Industrial y no deja de subir, al p
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (30), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),