Overall Green alert Drought for Western Canada-2024
in Canada

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 6 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1017111
Name: Western Canada-2024
Countries: Canada
Start Date: End of Nov 2023
Duration: 237 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 84225 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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Il Clima in Italia: i dati del Report SNPA nel 20232024-07-18T17:06+0200.

Su scala globale il 2023 è stato l’anno più caldo dal 1961, con un’anomalia di +0.86 C rispetto alla media 1991-2020. In Italia il 2023 è risultato il secondo anno più caldo della serie dal 1961, con un’anomalia media di +1.14 C, rispetto a
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CCC, Portuguese Air Force sign contract for Canadian waterbombers2024-07-18T14:46+0200.

OTTAWA, July 18, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CCC is proud to announce the signing of a government to government (G2G) contract with Portugal's Air Force for the sale of two (2) DHC-515 FIREFIGHTERtm aircraft manufactured by De Havilland Aircra
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CCC, Portuguese Air Force sign contract for Canadian waterbombers2024-07-18T14:45+0200.

OTTAWA, July 18, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CCC is proud to announce the signing of a government to government (G2G) contract with Portugal’s Air Force for the sale of two (2) DHC-515 FIREFIGHTER™ aircraft manufactured by De Havilland Aircraf
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Rischio incendi a causa di siccità e alte temperature, che mettono in ... 2024-07-18T11:57+0200.

Roghi di sterpaglie, incendi in aree agricole e zone boschive: la stagione estiva – per quanto abbia diviso in due il Paese – inizia a mettere pressione a chi deve proteggere i territori dagli incendi, con le regioni del centro-sud d’Italia
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),