Overall Green alert Drought for Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Siberia-2022
in China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Russia

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1015623
Name: Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Siberia-2022
Countries: China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Russia
Start Date: End of Mar 2022
Duration: 192 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 400581 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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. NGOs rally to address climate change2022-09-28T04:09+0200.

Key role played in helping public adapt to issue at grassroots level. A community meeting to discuss environmental protection is held in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. (PHOTO PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) As children, Tsenkyap Sangmo's grandpare
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90 of 122 areas in C China's Hunan hit by extreme drought that is like ... 2022-09-27T15:40+0200.

As the drought in the Yangtze River basin continues, Central China's Hunan Province has become one of the most-affected areas. According to official statistics, as of Sunday, all 122 cities and counties in the province have reached the medi
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90 of 122 areas in C China's Hunan hit by extreme drought that is like ... 2022-09-26T21:00+0200.

The photo taken on August 21, 2022 shows the Daxin Reservoir in Shizishan village, Suxian district in Chenzhou city, Hunan Province has dried up to the bottom. As the drought in the Yangtze River basin continues, Central China's Hunan Provi
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The continuous drought in many parts of the Yangtze River Basin has ex ... 2022-09-26T13:49+0200.

China News Service, Beijing, September 26 (Reporter Chen Su) Since the summer of this year, the Yangtze River Basin, which should have been in the rainy season, has encountered extreme droughts that have not been seen for many years. Accord
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),