Overall Orange alert Drought for Italy, South-East France-2022
in Austria, Switzerland, France, Croatia, Italy, Monaco, Slovenia, San Marino,

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1015469
Name: Italy, South-East France-2022
Glide number: DR-2022-000251-CHE
Countries: Austria, Switzerland, France, Croatia, Italy, Monaco, Slovenia, San Marino,
Start Date: End of Feb 2022
Duration: 177 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 184017 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. 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.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 77 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Europe facing record year for wildfire destruction: EU2022-08-18T16:25+0200.

And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily. Fires this year have forced people to flee their homes, destroyed buildings and burned for
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La causa più importante di sempre alla Corte di Strasburgo sarà sul cl ... 2022-08-18T06:03+0200.

Sono passati ormai nove anni da quando, nel 2013, un gruppo di giovani ambientalisti della Fondazione Urgenda fece causa al governo olandese di Mark Rutte per la sua costante inazione di fronte alla crisi climatica. La vicenda terminò con l
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Foreign media: Continuing drought in Europe has brought the 'hunger st ... 2022-08-17T04:42+0200.

'If you see me, cry' Reference News Network reported on August 16 that the ensuing climate troubles plagued Europe. The so-called "starvation stone" appeared at the bottom of the dry river, and the stone was carved with words warning of poo
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‘Monstrous’ forest fire rages in southwestern France2022-08-15T18:32+0200.

MEXICO CITY.- More than a thousand firefighters fight against a Forest fire “monstrous” in southwestern France, which has already destroyed nearly 7,000 hectares of forest, authorities said. The Forest fire near the city of Bordeaux destroy
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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Analytical report

04/Aug/2022 07:44 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

25/Mar/2022 18:10 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Daily Maps:

24/May/2022 05:18 UTC

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),