China fights drought in the south

Southern China is experiencing the worst drought since 1951, according to Xinhua: “In Jiangxi Province alone, drought is affecting more than 202,000 hectares of crops and making it difficult to supply enough drinking water to 620,000 people and 260,000 livestock.” The full report is here.

November 10, 2004 10:39 AM
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