Drought decree on the way


After one of the driest starts to the spring on record – and reservoirs on the brink in some parts of the country – the government is preparing a decree to alleviate the effects of the rainfall shortage.

Following a meeting on Wednesday of Spain’s drought committee – which includes representatives from all the regions – the ministry for agriculture, fishing and food recognised that the ‘prolonged drought’ is impacting on harvests around the country.

Full report in Friday’s Costa Blanca News

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