Posts Tagged ‘drought’

A Prolonged Drought Drove Out the Greenland Vikings, Says New Study

European Nordic seafaring pirates and raiders, known as the Vikings, would come to Greenland to settle around 950 AD, but mysteriously the Greenland Vikings vanished with the onset of the Little Ice Age, which lasted from the early 14th century to the mid-19th century. A new study by a group of scientists from University of […]

Sierra Nevada Snow Smashes Records, Eases California Drought

Sierra Nevada Snow Smashes Records, Eases California DroughtPublished on December 31, 2021Written by Climate Change Dispatch A winter snowstorm this weekend dumped nearly 40 inches of snow on the Sierra Nevada mountains from Sunday into Monday, breaking the record for snowfall in December, and possibly signaling relief in California’s two-year-old drought. The storm brought the […]

UN seeks $1.5m to help millions in drought-hit Somalia

The UN humanitarian action office on Monday announced that it launched a 2022 humanitarian response plan for Somalia, seeking $1.5 billion to assist 5.5 million people in need, reports Anadolu Agency. The figure includes 3.2 million women and girls, 3.5 million children, 8,000 people with disabilities, and 2,000 elderly, according to a statement by the […]

Turkish Red Crescent distributes food aid in drought-stricken Somalia

The Turkish Red Crescent on Monday delivered at least 4,253 food packages donated by the Turkish government to drought-stricken families in southern Somalia, reports Anadolu Agency. The food was distributed by the Turkish Red Crescent and sent by Turkey’s Interior Ministry and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD). The aid was “distributed to families in need in […]

California To Cut Water To Cities And Farmland Amid Persisting Drought

Above-average temperatures and the lack of precipitation began in early February 2020, and by the summer, conditions worsened following heatwave after heatwave. Some of the state’s largest reservoirs registered near or at record low levels, which prompted some to believe state officials were preparing to announce the first-ever federally declared water shortage. Dry conditions also sparked one of the worst […]

California Faces Statewide Mandatory Water Restrictions as Drought Worsens

California Faces Statewide Mandatory Water Restrictions as Drought Worsens Date: December 3, 2021Author: Nwo Report Source: Cristina Laila2021 California drought mapCalifornia is currently facing mandatory water restrictions as drought grips the state.“Despite a wet start to the water year, conditions have dried out since that first storm and we are still planning for a below-average […]

Turkish aid group to give relief amid deadly drought in Somalia

A Turkish humanitarian aid group announced Tuesday that it will take part in an ongoing relief campaign in Somalia because of a climate change-related deadly drought that has killed at least six people in the past week, Anadolu News Agency reports. “We are currently planning CR zones. We plan to donate food and water there. […]

Somalia declares state of emergency over deadly drought

Somalia’s Prime Minister declared a state of emergency on Tuesday over the deadly drought in the Horn of Africa nation, Anadolu News Agency reports. Mohamed Hussein Roble made the declaration following an extraordinary Cabinet meeting in the capital, Mogadishu, on the situation, said a statement issued by Roble’s office. A short video released by the […]

Afghanistan: Spectre of famine follows drought and economic meltdown

The U.N.’s World Food Programme (WFP) said Monday the number of people living in near-famine conditions in Afghanistan has risen to 8.7 million, up by 3 million from earlier this year. Among them are the frail children being treated on the malnutrition ward at the Indira Gandhi hospital in Kabul. Zia Mohammed, an assistant director […]

Brazil’s Fierce Drought

The Amazon rainforest is arguably the world’s premier asset. Indeed, it’s the world’s most crucial asset in a myriad of ways, nothing on Earth compares. Yet, it is infernally stressed because of inordinate drought. The bulk of the Amazon rainforest is located in Brazil, where, according to the title of an article in NASA, Earth […]

Drought Clobbers the World

According to SPEI Global Drought Monitor, no continent is spared the ravages of severe drought, except for Antarctica. This is happening at a global temperature of 1.2°C above baseline, not 1.5°C above baseline which climate scientists agree is locked in. This article explores the countrywide impact of 1.2°C above baseline for the most vulnerable as […]

Lake Oroville Hydro Power Plant Shut Down Due To drought

Lake Oroville Hydro Power Plant Shut Down Due To droughtPublished on August 10, 2021Written by One of California’s most important hydroelectric plants has ceased operations due to falling water levels, according to the Department of Water Resources (DWR). On Wednesday, Lake Oroville fell to a record low of 642-feet above mean sea level. By Thursday, the […]

Devastating Drought Ravages California, Water Use by 15% Cut Suggested

As California faces devastating drought the U.S. state’s governor Gavin Newsom has asked people and businesses to voluntarily cut their water use by 15%. The western U.S. weathers a devastating drought. Reservoirs across California, which are depended on for agriculture, drinking water and fish habitat, have dwindled to dangerously low levels and some counties have already enacted mandatory water […]

The Collapse of Chaco Canyon: Recent Study Challenges Drought Theory

In the center of America’s Four Corners Region , Chaco Canyon is an arid, desolate place, sprinkled with the occasional, lonely juniper tree, cactus, or sage bush. Hundreds of mysterious, ancient structures haunt this canyon and the entire region, meticulously aligned along the paths of the Sun, Moon, and constellation Orion. Known as Chacoan Great […]

Extreme heat, drought, fuel wildfires in western U.S.

Extreme heat, drought, fuel wildfires in western U.S.Date: June 25, 2021Author: Nwo Report Source:PHOENIX, Arizona: A number of fires are burning in Arizona, California, Colorado and Oregon, sparked by drought and excessive temperatures.Temperatures are greater than 100 degrees Fahrenheit in many locations. Denver reported three days of triple-digit temperatures, while Tucson, Arizona has registered eight consecutive […]

Drought reveals more about mysterious plane crash into California lake 56 years ago

A small aeroplane found deep underwater in a California lake is being touted as having potentially just solved a decades-old mystery – but officials say they were already aware of its existence. A California company that manufactures robotic survey vessels located the wreckage in Folsom Lake while testing out equipment. The discovery sparked headlines that […]

Klamath Water Basin drought impacting farmers, concerning Native American Tribes

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California and Nevada Are Now 100% in Drought

California and Nevada Are Now 100% in DroughtPosted on June 5, 2021 By Robert WheelerCalifornia and Nevada are 100% in drought.Direct from After two water years of dry conditions, both California and Nevada are now 100% in drought. And with dire drought conditions, rapidly decreasing snowpack, and low reservoir levels, concern for wildfire season […]

Not Just Another Drought

Not Just Another Drought Above Photo: Ken Lund / Wikimedia Commons. The American West moves from dry to bone dry. The American West is having a drought. So, what else is new? And, that’s just the point. The American West has been in an extended drought since 2000, so far the second worst in the last […]

Crypto-miners, drought leaving Iranians in the dark

Crypto-miners, drought leaving Iranians in the dark – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN – With the early arrival of the hot season across Iran, once again the issue of electricity shortage and systematic power outages has come under the spotlight. These days Iranians are left in the dark for several hours each day based on a pre-planned outage […]

Europe’s drought-induced crop losses tripled in 50 years, threatening future global food supply chain

New research has found that EU crop losses driven by heat waves and drought, as well as other extreme weather events, have tripled in 50 years, a startling figure which could upend food-chain supply dynamics around the globe. The study examined agricultural production in 28 European countries (including the UK) from 1961 to 2018 and […]

Israel turns off Jordan’s water supply amid drought and ‘personal frictions’, media reports

    Already in trouble with Jordan, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu escalated tensions with his country’s closest Arab ally on Friday by unilaterally rejecting its request to increase water supply to the drought-hit kingdom. Netanyahu’s decision – reportedly influenced by a souring of his personal relationship with Jordanian King Abdullah II – went against […]

Some tropical trees are preppers: They store water for times of drought, researchers discover

(Natural News) Much like humans and animals, trees need water to survive. In harsh places where there is next to no water or moisture, some trees still manage to thrive. One study, published in Tree Physiology, aims to shed some light on how trees adapt to such environments. Scientists discovered that certain species of […]

How Western Meddling and a Dust Bowl Drought Ignited Syria’s Civil War

DOUMA, SYRIA (Opinion) —  The reported “chemical attack” at Douma, Russia has claimed, was fake news. One U.S. news agency has now confirmed from the location of the reported attack that April 7, 2018 was an uneventful day in this Syrian city and not one single person in Douma corroborated the story of a chemical […]

Shock Poll Finds Democrats’ “Blue Wave” Has Turned Into a Drought

Shock Poll Finds Democrats’ “Blue Wave” Has Turned Into a Drought Republicans sneak ahead for first time since April 2017 Paul Joseph Watson February 14, 2018 A shock new poll has found that the much hyped “blue wave” set to sweep away Republicans in the 2018 mid-terms has turned into a drought. For almost […]

Nestle Slammed For Siphoning Drought Water And Selling It For Profit

Nestle has come under fire after the company were caught funnelling tens of millions of gallons of water from drought-stricken California, and selling it for a profit.  In the San Bernardino Mountains in Southern California, Nestle siphon millions of gallons of water, desperately needed by the State, and bottle it up at a nearby plant […]

Afghanistan Receives First Batch of Military Aid from China

nsnbc : China delivered the first batch of military aid to Afghanistan in an effort to help the country fight terrorism. The batch of Chinese military equipment was delivered by a Russian cargo plane and handed to Afghanistan’s National Security Adviser Hanif Atmar by Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing. The first batch of military equipment contained, […]

93% Of Americans Test Positive For Monsanto’s Glyphosate Poison

The University of California have warned that 93% of the American public have tested positive for Monsanto’s carcinogenic Glyphosate herbicide.  The Detox Project, using laboratories at the University of California San Francisco, found traces of the poisonous herbicide in the urine of 93% of participants. reports: From the project’s public statement on their website: Glyphosate, labeled […]

Whistleblower Nurse Warns Of Forced Flu Shots In US Hospitals

A whistleblower nurse has described her experience inside a hospital that has taken orders to unknowingly force vaccinate patients with the flu shot. In the video below she describes how The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) has redefined the term “Biologics” being used in hospital consent forms to include vaccines. “Since the Affordable Care Act came […]

SpaceX Undercut ULA Rocket Launch Pricing by 40 Percent

SpaceX Undercut ULA Rocket Launch Pricing by 40 Percent April 28th, 2016 In other words, the Air Force can show they’re saving money *wink*, while funneling billions of dollars for black world R&D to the usual suspects via some other mechanism. Via: Reuters: The […]

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