Articles | Volume 21, issue 3
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 879–892, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-21-879-2021
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 879–892, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-21-879-2021

Research article 09 Mar 2021

Research article | 09 Mar 2021

The impact of drought on soil moisture trends across Brazilian biomes

Flavio Lopes Ribeiro et al.

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The main objective of this paper was to analyze differences in soil moisture responses to drought for each biome of Brazil. For that we used satellite data from the European Space Agency from 2009 to 2015. We found an overall soil moisture decline of −0.5 % yr−1 at the country level and identified the most vulnerable biomes of Brazil. This information is crucial to enhance the national drought early warning system and develop strategies for drought risk reduction and soil moisture conservation.
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