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China : Drought : 2002/09/01
GLIDE: DR-2002-000564-CHN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2002/09/01
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China
Name Drought
Outline A crippling drought in northern China's Hebei province has left about 900,000 people and a third of the area's farmland with a severe water shortage. Nearly 163,000 acres of crops have failed, Xinhua said, quoting a spokesman for the provincial water resources department.
About 210,000 head of livestock have also been affected.

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