Flooding in Ecuador
Six rivers have overflowed and more than 500 people have been evacuated from their homes following 12 hours of rainfall in Ecuador.
Esmeraldas Canton, in particular, has been severely hit, with vast areas submerged under water. Rescue services are working hard to help those in need and there are no reports of any dead or missing.
|Type of Event:||Floods|
|Location of Event:||Ecuador|
|Date of Charter Activation:||2023-06-05|
|Time of Charter Activation:||09:33|
|Time zone of Charter Activation:||UTC-05:00|
|Charter Requestor:||SERVICIO NACIONAL DE GESTIÓN DE RIESGOS Y EMERGENCIAS (SNGRE)|
|Project Management:||Martha Villagomez (IGM(Militar Geographic Insitute))|
Map produced by The Military Geographic Institute.