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

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 33 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: 1018 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 534349 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: 414 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Crop Prospects and Food Situation Quarterly Global Report No.3, Septem ... 2022-10-04T12:25+0200.

COUNTRIES REQUIRING EXTERNAL ASSISTANCE FOR FOOD. FAO assesses that globally 45 countries, including 33 in Africa, nine in Asia, two in Latin America and the Caribbean and one in Europe, are in need of external assistance for food. In East
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Crop Prospects and Food Situation Quarterly Global Report No.3, Septem ... 2022-10-03T17:29+0200.

COUNTRIES REQUIRING EXTERNAL ASSISTANCE FOR FOOD. FAO assesses that globally 45 countries, including 33 in Africa, nine in Asia, two in Latin America and the Caribbean and one in Europe, are in need of external assistance for food. In East
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Por qué hay incendios forestales en la Argentina: origen, responsables ... 2022-09-27T20:13+0200.

Aquí, es preciso hacer una aclaración: el fenómeno del efecto invernadero es necesario para que se pueda desarrollar la vida en la Tierra, pues contribuye a equilibrar la temperatura del planeta. Pero, como se decía anteriormente, la indust
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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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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

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26/Nov/2021 03:47 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),