Overall Orange alert Drought for Central South America-2019
in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 30 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1013868
Name: Central South America-2019
Glide number: DR-2021-000178-BOL
Countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay
Start Date: End of Dec 2019
Duration: 1010 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1753096 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 411 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

La Repregunta. Raquel Chan: “En la ciencia argentina, la resistencia a ... 2022-09-25T05:05+0200.

La ciencia de los commodities. -Es decir que esa semilla transgénica se transforma a medida de las regiones donde se va a sembrar finalmente. -Se produce por cruzamiento sexual. Una semilla que está muy mejorada para crecer en determinada r
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Modo Fontevecchia Graciela Camaño y los humedales: "Necesitamos que po ... 2022-09-23T17:53+0200.

La diputada nacional, Graciela Camaño, marcó la importancia y lo que aportan los humedales en relación al oxígeno, temperatura, inundaciones, entre otras cuestiones positivas que están siendo deterioradas. A su vez, manifestó que "el 72% de
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Michele Mazzon Il più grande bacino idrografico della zona è quello de ... 2022-09-23T15:50+0200.

Il più grande bacino idrografico della zona è quello del Paraguay–Paraná–Sistema del Rio de la Plata . Drena un’area di circa 1,2 milioni di miglia quadrate (3,2 milioni di km quadrati), che comprende l’Argentina settentrionale, l’intero Pa
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Michele Mazzon Il più grande bacino idrografico della zona è quello de ... 2022-09-23T15:32+0200.

Il più grande bacino idrografico della zona è quello del Paraguay–Paraná–Sistema del Rio de la Plata . Drena un’area di circa 1,2 milioni di miglia quadrate (3,2 milioni di km quadrati), che comprende l’Argentina settentrionale, l’intero Pa
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Analytical report

21/Mar/2022 10:02 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

18/Oct/2021 14:30 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Daily Maps:

26/Nov/2021 03:47 UTC

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),