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China: Drought: 2008/11/01 Country Information on DRR

Period 2008/11/01
Country or District China
Event Type Drought
Outline The unprecedented drought which started last November, has affected 9.73 million hectares of crops nationwide by 4 February 2009.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Government of China 2009/02/05
Some 3.98 million people and 1.95 million livestock are short of drinking water.

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OCHA ReliefWeb 2009/02/05
China: Drought (as of 5 February 2009)