Overall Green alert Drought for Egypt, Libya-2024
in Egypt, Libya

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 2 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016906
Name: Egypt, Libya-2024
Countries: Egypt, Libya
Start Date: End of Nov 2023
Duration: 98 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 128814 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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El Gobierno valenciano dispara las inspecciones en almacenes un 375% a ... 2024-02-20T17:48+0100.

El conseller de Agricultura, José Luis Aguirre, ha expresado su preocupación en Les Corts por el incremento de las importaciones europeas de naranjas egipcias. En enero, de las 51.000 toneladas de naranjas importadas por la UE, 45.000 proce
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El Gobierno valenciano dispara las inspecciones en almacenes ante la a ... 2024-02-19T23:08+0100.

El conseller de Agricultura, José Luis Aguirre , ha alertado esta mañana en Les Corts del aumento de las importaciones europeas de naranjas egipcias : en enero, de las 51.000 toneladas importadas, 45.000 procedían de Egipto, un 104 % más qu
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Water Lily2024-02-10T06:25+0100.

Cultural Significance. Water lilies have been significant symbols in various cultures throughout history. In ancient Egypt, they symbolized rebirth and regeneration, particularly the blue lotus native to the Nile, which was associated with
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UPSC Essentials | Daily subject-wise quiz — Environment, Geography, Sc ... 2024-01-24T14:28+0100.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only. (b) 2 only. (c) Both 1 and 2. (d) Neither 1 nor 2 QUESTION 3. With reference to the Rooster drones, consider the following statements: 1. These drones can be operated by a si
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23/Feb/2024 08:39 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),