Overall Green alert Drought for Europe-2019
in Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, France, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1013283
Name: Europe-2019
Countries: Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, France, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland
Start Date: Middle of Feb 2019
Duration: 249 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 157147 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. 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: 127 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

50m Olive Tree Tsunami soonMon, 14 Oct 2019 05:47:00 +0200.

RAWALPINDI - Boosted efforts are being put into launch mass-scale Olive Tree Tsunami programme in the country’s regions hit by recurring water shortages, droughts and plunging groundwater levels, said Adviser to Prime Minister on Environmen
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Faces of 16 incredible kids behind unprecedented climate change legal ... Wed, 02 Oct 2019 10:45:00 +0200.

The youngest is just eight years old, but these children are already doing more to battle climate change than many government heads. This week a group of 16 children, aged between eight and 17, started an unprecedented legal battle against
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Faces of 16 incredible kids behind unprecedented climate change legal ... Wed, 02 Oct 2019 10:37:00 +0200.

The youngest is just eight years old, but these children are already doing more to battle climate change than many government heads. This week a group of 16 children, aged between eight and 17, started an unprecedented legal battle against
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Esteri Mobilitati circa 200 vigili del fuoco.Wed, 02 Oct 2019 05:17:00 +0200.

Circa 200 pompieri sono stati inviati nel dipartimento della Francia meridionale di Herault per combattere un incendio che è scoppiato vicino alla città di Montbazin, secondo quanto riportato dai media locali. ”Bisogna lavorare in condizion
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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Analytical report

16/Aug/2019 10:47 UTC

Daily Maps:

22/Aug/2019 06:42 UTC

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), WMO (1), INFORM (2),