Overall Green alert Drought for Southern Canada and Northern USA-2021
in Canada, United States

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 19 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1014320
Name: Southern Canada and Northern USA-2021
Countries: Canada, United States
Start Date: End of Feb 2020
Duration: 603 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 577269 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. 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: 210 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

Le manifestazioni delle comunità indigene negli USA, il rapporto di Cl ... 2021-10-18T08:21+0200.

Il round-up settimanale sul cambiamento climatico e i dati sui livelli di anidride carbonica nell'atmosfera. via Global Monitoring Laboratory, Mauna Loa USA, le manifestazioni delle comunità indigene per chiedere a Biden di non approvare pi
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El regreso de La Niña. Cómo afecta el clima2021-10-16T06:35+0200.

Por segundo año consecutivo, el mundo se encamina hacia otro evento meteorológico de La Niña. Enfriará el oeste de Canadá, secará partes del ya ardiente y sediento oeste de EE. UU. Y aumentará la emocionante temporada de huracanes en el Atl
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La espalda de La Niña. Así es como afectará el clima2021-10-15T22:26+0200.

Por segundo año consecutivo, el mundo se encamina hacia un nuevo evento meteorológico de La Niña. Esto tendería a enfriar el oeste de Canadá, secaría partes de un oeste americano ya reseco y ardiente e impulsaría una ajetreada temporada de
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GREEN PASS & MATERIE PRIME/ Prandini: giù l'Iva sugli alimentari o ris ... 2021-10-13T06:25+0200.

Il 15 ottobre è sempre più vicino e c’è il rischio che l’obbligo di green pass sul luogo di lavoro possa creare dei problemi alle imprese. In questi giorni si stanno rincorrendo molte cifre sui lavoratori non vaccinati e che dovrebbero quin
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), EC-JRC (33), WMO (1), INFORM (2),