Overall Green alert Drought for Peru - West Bolivia-2022
in Bolivia, Chile, Peru

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 4 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015767
Name: Peru - West Bolivia-2022
Countries: Bolivia, Chile, Peru
Start Date: End of May 2022
Duration: 198 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 238019 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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Latest media headlines

Articles: 8 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Siccità in Perù: scomparse due lagune, a rischio molte altre (VIDEO)2022-12-05T14:45+0100.

La laguna di Cconchaccota, situata nella regione peruviana di Arequipa, è scomparsa a causa della grave siccità che imperversa da ottobre e non è l’unico specchio d’acqua svanito nel distretto di Progreso: anche la laguna di Taqraqocha si è
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Cochabamba: Cámara Agropecuaria pide una ley departamental de desastre ... 2022-12-05T14:26+0100.

La sequía continúa azotando a gran parte del país , Cochabamba es uno de los departamentos con mayor afectación producto de la falta de lluvias. Son al menos 18 los municipios que están perdiendo animales, sembradíos y lagunas. Ronaldo Mora
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Photos: Lagoon dries up as Peru’s Southern Andes faces drought2022-12-04T00:52+0100.

The Cconchaccota lagoon, located in Peru’s southern Andes, has been a source of life for the local communities in the region, as the reservoir attracted migratory flamingos and animals while residents depended on it for trout fishing. But t
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Lagoon dries up as Peru’s southern Andes faces drought2022-12-03T23:30+0100.

The Cconchaccota lagoon, located in Peru’s southern Andes, has been a source of life for the local communities in the region, as the reservoir attracted migratory flamingos and animals while residents depended on it for trout fishing. But t
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),