Overall Orange alert Drought for South America-2023
in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Guyana, Peru, Paraguay, Venezuela

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1016449
Name: South America-2023
Glide number: DR-2023-000204-BRA
Countries: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Guyana, Peru, Paraguay, Venezuela
Start Date: End of Sep 2022
Duration: 663 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1382440 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Forest fire in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Guyana, Peru, Paraguay, Suriname - EC/ECHO daily mapFri, 16 Feb 2024 15:42

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 948 | About casualties: 9 | Last hour: 0

Las regiones de América Latina más y menos habitables según la IA2024-07-15T15:11+0200.

Por Damian R Natalichio Para identificar las regiones de América Latina más favorables para vivir con vistas a los próximos 200 años, se deben considerar varios factores críticos. Estos incluyen acceso a recursos vitales como agua y tierra
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La IA establece las regiones de América Latina más y menos habitables ... 2024-07-13T17:05+0200.

Para identificar las regiones de América Latina más favorables para vivir con vistas a los próximos 200 años, se deben considerar varios factores críticos. Estos incluyen acceso a recursos vitales como agua y tierra fértil, estabilidad clim
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Los incendios devastan el Pantanal de Brasil, amenazando su biodiversi ... 2024-07-12T22:06+0200.

Una serie de incendios forestales está convirtiendo al Pantanal de Brasil , el humedal tropical más grande del mundo en un infierno al aire libre. Hogar de más de 3.500 especies de plantas, más de 600 especies de aves, 124 mamíferos, 80 rep
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Devastation as world’s biggest wetland burns: ‘those that cannot run d ... 2024-07-09T12:15+0200.

Perched atop blackened trees, howler monkeys survey the ashes around them. A flock of emus treads, disoriented, in search of water. The skeletons of alligators lie lifeless and charred. The Pantanal, the world’s largest wetland and one of t
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04/Jan/2024 14:20 UTC

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