drought-stricken area

drought-stricken area

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  • Drought in the United States — A farmer and his two sons during a dust storm in Cimarron County, Oklahoma, 1936. Photo: Arthur Rothstein. Drought in the United States is similar to that of other portions of the globe. Below normal precipitation leads to drought, which is… …   Wikipedia

  • Drought in Canada — Average precipitation departures from normal over Canada from autumn 2000 through summer 2002. Precipitation departures are relative to the 1961 90 reference period …   Wikipedia

  • 1979-1983 Eastern Australian drought — Between 1979 and 1983 almost all of eastern Australia was affected by a major drought.Although in some places such as the South Coast the drought was almost continuous, in most of the affected region the major years of drought were 1980 and… …   Wikipedia

  • 1988 North American drought — Coordinates: 46°N 94°W / 46°N 94°W / 46; 94 The US Drought of 1988 was one of the worst droughts in US history. It was …   Wikipedia

  • Federation Drought — In Australia, the Federation Drought is the name given to a prolonged period of drought that occurred around the time of Federation in 1901.Though often thought of as a long drought, until the record dry year of 1902 the period was actually one… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexandre Hogue — was an American artist active during the 1930s through the 1960s. He is a realist painter associated with the Dallas Nine; the majority of his works focus on Southwestern and Midwestern landscapes during the Dust Bowl.Infobox Artist bgcolour =… …   Wikipedia

  • Ramos, Graciliano — ▪ Brazilian author born Oct. 27, 1892, Quebrângulo, Braz. died March 20, 1953, Rio de Janeiro       Brazilian regional novelist whose works explore the lives of characters shaped by the rural misery of northeastern Brazil.       Ramos spent most… …   Universalium

  • 110 in the Shade — Infobox Musical name= 110 in the Shade caption=Original Cast Recording music=Harvey Schmidt lyrics=Tom Jones book=N. Richard Nash basis= The Rainmaker by N. Richard Nash productions= 1963 Broadway 1967 West End 1992 New York City Opera 1999… …   Wikipedia

  • make for — verb cause to happen or to occur as a consequence (Freq. 13) I cannot work a miracle wreak havoc bring comments play a joke The rain brought relief to the drought stricken area • Syn: ↑bring, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crews Lake Wilderness Park — Drought stricken Crews Lake; October 2010. Crews Lake Wilderness Park is located off Shady Hills Road in Pasco County, Florida. The park includes hiking trails, a short paved bike trail, playground, wooden tower, athletic fields, and a narrow… …   Wikipedia

  • Agriculture and Food Supplies — ▪ 2007 Introduction Bird flu reached Europe and Africa, and concerns over BSE continued to disrupt trade in beef. An international vault for seeds was under construction on an Arctic island. Stocks of important food fish species were reported… …   Universalium


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