Details of Disaster Information

China : Drought : 2011/07
GLIDE: DR-2011-000121-CHN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2011/07
Name Drought
Outline A long-lasting drought has plagued southwest China's Guizhou and Sichuan Provinces.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • Xinhua 2011/09/01
    A lingering drought has left 672,000 people and 317,000 heads of livestock short of drinking water in southwest China\'s Chongqing Municipality.
  • Xinhua 2011/08/30
    A persistent drought in Guizhou Province has created a water shortage for 5.5 million people and 2.8 million livestock. A long-lasting drought has also plagued Sichuan Province, leaving 1.68 million people and 1.25 million livestock short of drinking water.