Overall Green alert Drought for Urals-2022
in Kazakhstan, Russia, Uzbekistan

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1015849
Name: Urals-2022
Countries: Kazakhstan, Russia, Uzbekistan
Start Date: End of Jun 2022
Duration: 167 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 640602 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: 7 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Stärkung der Katastrophen- und Klimaresilienz in Zentralasien2022-12-01T20:22+0100.

The role of the Centre of Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction, based in Almaty, Kazakhstan, was highlighted at a Brussels conference on an EU-funded project to build disaster and climate resilience in Central Asia, schreibt Pol
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Climate, Vol. 10, Pages 144: Temporal and Spatial Variability of Dryne ... 2022-09-30T18:20+0200.

The spatial and temporal variability of dryness conditions in the territory of Kazakhstan during the period 19792021 was investigated using monthly and hourly ERA5 reanalysis data on air temperature and precipitation as well as various arid
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Climate Change Front and Centre of Almaty’s International Botany Confe ... 2022-09-15T09:18+0200.

ALMATY, Kazakhstan, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — To mark the 90th anniversary of Kazakhstan’s Institute of Botany and Phytointroduction, the Main Botanical Garden in Almaty, newly renovated by the Bulat Utemuratov Foundation, held an inter
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Climate Change Front And Centre Of Almaty's International Botany Confe ... 2022-09-15T08:23+0200.

- PR Newswire) ALMATY, Kazakhstan, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark the 90th anniversary of Kazakhstan's Institute of Botany and Phytointroduction, the Main Botanical Garden in Almaty, newly renovated by the Bulat Utemuratov Foundatio
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),