Thursday, 9 August 2018

Australia: New South Wales drought affects entire state

Source: "NSW declared 100% in drought as farmers fear relief package ‘too late’", Australian Associated Press | The Guardian |, 8th August 2018

The Guardian reported, "A total of 77% of the state is either in drought or drought affected, while 23% is experiencing intense drought - Less than 10mm of rain was recorded in the western, north west, and central areas of NSW over the past month and drier-than-normal conditions are forecast for the next three months across the majority of the state. (...)"

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/aug/08/nsw-declared-100-in-drought-as-farmers-fear-relief-package-too-late