More than half the country experiencing drought

in World · 21-03-2019 07:35:00 · 2 Comments

With extended forecasts showing little or no chance of rain, it has been revealed that more than half of the country is currently in a state of drought.

The Government has already requested water tankers prepare to supply worst affected areas with their most urgent water supplies.

According to latest data, the Western Algarve is the hardest hit by the current lack of rainfall, and has been classified as being in a state of extreme drought.


I feel I am sadly watching the early stages of desertification of this beautiful country!

By Steve Andrews from Lisbon on 21-06-2019 06:30

There should be a national plan to plant more trees.

By Anna from Madeira on 22-03-2019 06:13
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