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Human Presence

Floods and Landslides in Chimanimani
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Floods and Landslides in Chimanimani

Widespread changes appeared across Zimbabwe’s landscape after Tropical Cyclone Idai swamped some areas with intense rainfall.

Published Mar 25, 2019

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Devastation in Mozambique
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Devastation in Mozambique

Rains, winds, and a storm surge delivered a crippling blow to Mozambique’s fourth largest city.

Published Mar 21, 2019

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Drought Harms Corn Crops in Southern Africa
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Drought Harms Corn Crops in Southern Africa

Dry conditions are bringing food insecurity to several countries.

Published Mar 20, 2019

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Historic Floods Inundate Nebraska
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Historic Floods Inundate Nebraska

An unusually cold winter and intense spring storm came together to produce record-breaking floods on several rivers in Nebraska.

Published Mar 18, 2019

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Mining Peru’s Cerro de Pasco
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Mining Peru’s Cerro de Pasco

The city’s economic engine is also a worrisome source of pollution.

Published Mar 15, 2019

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