ADRC DisasterReport Back to ADRC Homepage(English/Japanese)

ADRC Latest Disaster Information

Back to List


Duration2002/09/01 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.
Country or DistrictChina

Headline(Source, Date)
Personal Injury Material Damage Others

Specific Matters

Related Links
Geographycal Data Information
Emergency Relief Information
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center