The online map of drought affected crops by county in China in 2016
comes from the Atlas of China's Natural Disasters in 2016.
This map was edited by the Office of the National Disaster Reduction Commission,
the Disaster Relief Department of the Ministry of Civil Affairs,
and the National Disaster Reduction Center of the Ministry of Civil Affairs,
and was published by China Map Publishing House.
The Atlas of China's Natural Disasters in 2016 is the sixth volume
of the Atlas of China's Natural Disasters series.
In terms of layout design,
it continues the concept of Atlas of Natural Disasters 2011-2015 in China,
continues to adopt the current international popular simplicity style,
and fully uses composite colors and combined symbol
expression methods combining the characteristics of natural disasters,
so as to have both the readability of the content,
the aesthetics of the overall layout,
and the objectivity of information transmission.
In terms of content setting, in addition to the
traditional analysis of disaster situations and
temporal and spatial characteristics, an attempt
to analyze the disaster situation, monthly disaster
situation distribution characteristics, and relative
loss index in key regions of the “Belt and Road” has
also been added.
The green area in the map indicates the affected area of crops;
the closer the area in the map is to dark green,
the larger the affected area of crops.
The white area in the map indicates no data;
The gray area in the map rindicates the non-disaster-affected area;
Online map of drought affected crops by province in China in 2016