El Nino threatens to worsen Australia drought

Australian officials have warned that the El Nino weather pattern could worsen the drought in an area known as the country’s food bowl.

The Murray-Darling river basin is already suffering badly from a drought that has lasted for nine years.

Laura Kyle reports from the farming region of Mildura.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in effects by more increasing temperatures, METEOROLOGICAL ENVIRONMENT and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s