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Published on February 21st, 2012 | by Food Facts

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Food Fact: New Drought Statistics

food factAs of this month, over 194 million people are suffering through droughts worldwide.

According to Heather Carr at Blue Living Ideas:

The UCL Department of Space and Climate Physics maintains a database of worldwide drought conditions. This map of the drought-stricken areas around the world shows drought affecting more than 194 million people.

What about you? Is your area suffering from a drought? If you’re not sure, you can check out the interactive drought map here.

More on water from Eat Drink Better:






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