Current drought

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Current drought

Postby HBS Guy » 05 Oct 2018, 15:53

The Bureau of Meteorology drought report reveals near lowest year-to-date rainfall in the Basin, second only to the Federation Drought of 1902, combined with the warmest January to September.

https://www.outline.com/2CWG5b

So, little to no rain and high temperatures—evaporation must be huge!
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Re: Current drought

Postby HBS Guy » 05 Oct 2018, 16:43

In a feature article Gabriella Chan writes on how to change the game on responding to drought. She says it’s not about more money for farmers. It’s about long-term settings for a changing climate – and taking the politics out of it

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/oct/05/dont-call-it-a-disaster-how-to-change-the-conversation-about-drought
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