Overall Green alert Drought for North-West Australia-2024
in Australia

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1016955
Name: North-West Australia-2024
Countries: Australia
Start Date: Middle of Jan 2024
Duration: 139 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 160820 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 514 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 1

MIL-OSI Australia: Four grassroots projects set to keep Canberra’s sub ... 2024-05-30T05:39+0200.

Released 30/05/2024. The ACT Government has today announced four recipients of the Nature in the City: Cooling Your Suburb grants, each receiving a share of $150,000 for projects that protect against climate change. Minister for the Environ
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La desaparición silenciosa de los pastizales amenaza el clima, la alim ... 2024-05-30T02:10+0200.

Los pastizales cubren el 54% de las tierras del mundo; hasta el 50% están degradados, poniendo en peligro una sexta parte del suministro de alimentos de la humanidad y un tercio de las reservas de carbono del planeta. El informe de la CNULD
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Climate Change Department Admits Difficulty in Measuring Emissions Imp ... 2024-05-29T06:37+0200.

The ANAO also said the Department’s monitoring of climate and energy-related work progress did not indicate the contribution of measures towards emissions reduction targets. In response, Kath Rowley, the head of the emissions reduction divi
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Martes, 28 de mayo de 2024 (08:00 GMT)2024-05-28T10:09+0200.

Sánchez garantiza que reconocer a Palestina "no va contra nadie" y menos contra Israel. Madrid(EFE).- El presidente del Gobierno español, Pedro Sánchez, garantizó que la decisión de su Ejecutivo de reconocer este martes el Estado de Palesti
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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