Overall Green alert Drought for Montana (USA)-2022
in United States

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015553
Name: Montana (USA)-2022
Countries: United States
Start Date: End of Mar 2022
Duration: 145 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 8376 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Europe, USA, Australia are burning: What can we do to prevent wildfire ... 2022-08-15T17:28+0200.

, partly due to climate change. Declining rainfall and longer droughts are making forests so dry that localized lightening can spark a small fire that transforms into an inferno before firefighters can limit the damage. Such was the scale o
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Droughts are getting worse around the world, here’s why and what needs ... 2022-08-15T08:22+0200.

Climate change is contributing to more droughts and water shortages on continents around the world. Northern Italy is facing its worst drought in 70 years, and more than 43% of US states are currently experiencing droughts. A new UN report
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Cambiamenti climatici: serve il sostegno ai paesi in difficoltà2022-08-14T17:59+0200.

di C. Alessandro Mauceri. I danni causati dai cambiamenti climatici nei primi sei mesi del 2022 sono impressionanti. Inondazioni, incendi e tempeste hanno causato perdite per oltre 65 miliardi di dollari. Questo senza contare i costi in ter
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),