Overall Green alert Drought for Algeria-2020
in Algeria, Spain, Morocco

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 5 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1014278
Name: Algeria-2020
Countries: Algeria, Spain, Morocco
Start Date: End of Jul 2020
Duration: 179 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 177129 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Teungueth FC s’offre un exploit historiqueWed, 06 Jan 2021 10:06:00 +0100.

Teungueth Football Club a fait sensation hier, mardi 5 janvier au Maroc, en éliminant aux tirs buts ( 3-1) le Raja Casablanca dans le cadre de la manche retour du second tour des préliminaires de la Ligue africaine des Champions. En plus de
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Global subsidence to threaten a FIFTH of world’s population by 2040Mon, 04 Jan 2021 17:47:00 +0100.

TodayHeadline Global subsidence to threaten a FIFTH of world's population by 2040 —
Sites touristiques : l’autre face sublime de l’AlgérieThu, 31 Dec 2020 09:40:00 +0100.

Depuis, on parle beaucoup de ces quartiers et villages dépourvus de tout, de ce qui a été fait et de ce qui est projeté pour atténuer le calvaire de leurs habitants. Il y aurait 15 000 « zones d’ombre » à travers le pays, habitées par 9 mil
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Calentamiento global. España aumenta su superficie protegida y reduce ... Wed, 16 Dec 2020 13:05:00 +0100.

La vicepresidenta y ministra para la Transición Ecológica y el Reto Demográfico, Teresa Ribera, ha presentado esta mañana el informe del Perfil Ambiental de España (PAE) que se realiza anualmente con el objetivo de acercar el conocimiento a
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (33), WMO (1), INFORM (2),