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Brad Lyon on the East Africa Drought

2011-08-05

IRI Scientists Offer Perspectives on Drought & Famine

Brad Lyon on the East Africa Drought

IRI climate scientist Brad Lyon gives an overview of the climate conditions leading up to the 2010-11 drought in East Africa. He says there's a chance of La NiƱa forming later in the year, which could have devastating consequences for a region already plagued by widespread famine.