Overall Green alert Drought for Spain - Portugal-2021
in Spain, Portugal

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015249
Name: Spain - Portugal-2021
Countries: Spain, Portugal
Start Date: End of Oct 2021
Duration: 219 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 31463 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: 103 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Granada, una de las provincias con “mayor riesgo” de sufrir desertific ... 2022-05-28T06:14+0200.

El documento, todavía en fase de borrador, del Plan Nacional de Lucha contra la Desertificación en España explica, negro sobre blanco, un escenario muy delicado para la provincia de Granada. Según se recoge en este documento, publicado el p
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The World Is Burning More Heat-waves, more food insecurity, more migra ... 2022-05-26T06:23+0200.

Record high temperatures are gripping much of the globe and more hot weather are to come. This implies more drought, more food insecurity, more famine and more massive human displacements. In fact, extremely high May and June temperatures h
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‘Unthinkable’ Firefighting cows could be new weapon against fires rava ... 2022-05-25T18:48+0200.

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Más de la mitad del territorio español está en riesgo de desertificaci ... 2022-05-24T15:37+0200.

LEER MÁS El Ministerio para la Transición Ecológica y el Reto Demográfico (MITECO) puso a consulta pública el proyecto Estrategia Nacional de Lucha contra la Desertificación el pasado mes de abril. El plan pretende mitigar los efectos de la
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Analytical report

21/Mar/2022 10:02 UTC

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),