China : Drought : 2011/07
|Country or District||China|
|Outline||A long-lasting drought has plagued southwest China's Guizhou and Sichuan Provinces.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
A lingering drought has left 672,000 people and 317,000 heads of livestock short of drinking water in southwest China\'s Chongqing Municipality.
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.