Iraq is facing drought by digging hundreds of wells to benefit from groundwater

September 30, 2023 Baghdad/Al-Masala Al-Hadath: The General Authority for Ground Water has begun securing water for the upcoming winter agricultural plan, and reducing the effects of the drought hitting the country by drilling hundreds of wells using modern methods and advanced technologies. Sources revealed to Al-Masala that investing in groundwater is the ideal solution that […]

The warmest and driest April in the last 62 years

The warmest and driest April in the last 62 yearsAxel Alvarez The Meteorology Statal Agency (AEMET), dependent on the Ministry for the Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challengehas published its climate balance for the month of April 2023. It has been the warmest month of April since the beginning of the series in 1961, having […]

a demonstration against mega-basins in the heart of Paris

A thousand people took part in the Water Convoy in Paris on Saturday to protest against the basin projects underway in France. After meeting on the Champ de Mars, the procession set off with the aim of reaching Montreuil in the east of Paris for a “festive evening” as part of an environmental festival. Published […]

Panama Canal hit by drought; will limit its crossing for a year

The drought-stricken Panama Canal will maintain its crossing restrictions for one year. Content will continue after the ad Advertising The canal lacks the rainwater needed to take ships through the locks, which function as water elevators. If there are no heavy rains in the next three months, the access restrictions will be valid for one […]

Disaster for Indonesian Mothers! The Most Expensive Price of Rice in 12 Years

Bad news is approaching countries in the world, namely the stomach problem of people who consume rice. The latest news notes that global rice prices have soared to their highest level in the last 12 years, and could even rise even higher. The Food and Agriculture Organization’s (FAO) all-rice price index rose 2.8% in […]

Angola launches drought monitoring system in September

The Angolan Government plans to launch, in the first half of next September, an Agricultural Drought Monitoring System, with a view to improving the capacity to respond to the impacts of this natural phenomenon in the country. Named the Agricultural Water Stress Index System (ASIS), the initiative, which will be launched at a National Workshop, […]

the precautions to be taken to avoid the outbreak of fire

It’s a black summer for the Mediterranean basin. Since several weeks, multiple fires rage in Greece, Sicily, Portugal, Algeria, and recently, in the south of France. Near Nice and in Corsica, forest fires also broke out due to high temperatures, wind and intense drought. This Tuesday, July 25, the red alert was triggered in the […]

After months of drought, life returns to Wadi Thiout in Aroui

Nadorsity: Follow-up Life has returned to Wadi Thiout in Arouwi after long months of drought, as the water level has risen thanks to the recent rainfalls in the region. Yesterday, Sunday, a number of citizens gathered around the valley, praising God for the blessing of rain that He bestowed on His worshipers, as the residents […]