Overall Green alert Drought for South-West Australia-2023
in Australia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 7 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016588
Name: South-West Australia-2023
Countries: Australia
Start Date: End of Jul 2023
Duration: 269 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 51027 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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Articles: 1313 | About casualties: 28 | Last hour: 0

Four Wild Ways to Save the Koala (That Just Might Work)2024-04-15T06:07+0200.

It was spring in Queensland, Australia, a season when many wild animals find themselves in trouble, and the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital was a blur of fur and feathers. A groggy black swan emerged from the X-ray room, head swaying on its lon
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Almanacco di oggi, domenica 14 aprile: quella grandine da Guinness dei ... 2024-04-14T10:42+0200.

Accadde oggi. «C’è la grandine, le frane, la siccità, la malaria, e c’è lo Stato. Sono dei mali inevitabili, ci sono sempre stati e ci saranno sempre», scrive Carlo Levi in Cristo si è fermato a Eboli . I chicchi che piovono dal cielo sono
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Almanacco di oggi, domenica 14 aprile: quella grandine da Guinness dei ... 2024-04-14T07:59+0200.

Accadde oggi. «C’è la grandine, le frane, la siccità, la malaria, e c’è lo Stato. Sono dei mali inevitabili, ci sono sempre stati e ci saranno sempre», scrive Carlo Levi in Cristo si è fermato a Eboli . I chicchi che piovono dal cielo sono
...(more)
Honoring Earth Month – Why Saving Old Grape Vines Is So Important2024-04-12T13:03+0200.

HIstoric Vineyard in Lodi, California - the 120 year old LIzzie James Vineyard Caparoso. You have probably heard of saving the redwood trees or old growth forests, but not many people have heard of preserving old grape vines. However, there
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),