Unraveling the Mystery: The Sudden Rainfall in Kerala Explained

2023-09-03 05:54:02 Rain continues in Central South Kerala. Thunderstorms occurred at many places in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Idukki and Ernakulam districts. Meteorologists have described last month as the driest August on record. But as the culmination of the monsoon season, the rains have already started in early September. How did the possibility of … Read more

Vanishing Waters: The Devastating Effects of Drought and Global Warming on Lake Van in Turkey

2023-08-25 06:51:00 In front of the pasture by Lake Van in eastern Turkey, Ibrahim Koç remembers his youth: the expanse where his cattle graze, once green, has become dry. Shrubs have grown on what were the shores of the country’s largest lake, which locals still call, in reference to its former grandeur, “the Sea of … Read more

Flood Control and Drought Relief: Updates and Measures for Key Areas in China

2023-08-19 07:53:30 China News Service, Beijing, August 19th (Reporter Chen Su) On the 19th, the State Defense General Office and the Emergency Management Department organized a special video conference on flood control and drought relief, and jointly discussed and judged the rain with the China Meteorological Administration, the Ministry of Water Resources, and the Ministry … Read more

Santa Fe Government Extends State of Emergency for Agricultural Disaster Until 2024: Aid and Support for Affected Producers

2023-07-02 07:00:00 The Government of Santa Fe analyzes extending until March 2024 the situation of state of emergency or agricultural disaster in the province, in order to facilitate the continuity of the new production cycles, after the intense drought registered until the beginning of the current year that caused damage in around 14,000 enterprises. The … Read more

Drought Situation in Wallonia: Updates, Measures, and Water Conservation Tips

2023-07-27 13:48:00 The drought index of the Royal Meteorological Institute indicates that a dry situation continues, according to data collected in Uccle. Rain has fallen in recent days and a wave of precipitation is expected to continue throughout the weekend, with accumulations of 20 to 30 mm expected in Wallonia. Despite these positive trends and … Read more

Stay Hydrated: Beyond Water – The Importance of Fluid Intake and Hydrating Foods

2023-07-22 06:47:00 With an unprecedented rise in temperatures hitting countries, water is more important than ever. If you don’t drink enough fluids to produce enough sweat on a hot day, you may be more likely to get heatstroke. We know very well that dehydration is caused by extreme heat, and it may carry serious health … Read more