The Coronavirus positivity rate has doubled in one week in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Coronavirus in Nouvelle-Aquitaine: The Positivity Rate Doubled in One Week

EPIDEMIC: The situation is partly explained by a return to normal screening practices, but also by a resumption of the circulation of Sars-Cov-2, Public Health analysis The positivity rate in Nouvelle-Aquitaine went from 1.9% to 4% during the last week of 2020. This is partly a return to normal screening practices, after a sharp increase just […]

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The Common Cranes come to the Nouvelle-Aquitaine for the winter

Nouvelle-Aquitaine: In Winter, Tens of Thousands of Common Cranes Come to Seek “Food and Shelter”

NATURE: Several tens of thousands of common cranes spend the winter in Nouvelle-Aquitaine, especially in the Landes de Gascogne and around the Cousseau pond reserve, in the Médoc The Common Crane breeds in summer around the Baltic Sea, and in winter moves in western France, Spain and sometimes the Maghreb. In the region, there are up […]

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Bird flu has been detected at a duck farm in Landes

Landes: Presence of Bird Flu Confirmed in a Farm, 6,500 Ducks Slaughtered

The Ministry of Agriculture confirmed this Tuesday morning that the H5N8 virus, Bird Flu had indeed been found in the Bénesse-Maremne farm (Landes) >Monday, the 6,500 ducks of the farm affected by the H5N8  bird flu virus, according to the departmental laboratory of the Pyrenees and the Landes, were slaughtered. The next morning, Tuesday 8th December, the […]

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The Gironde and the Landes were placed in red alert Sunday by Meteo France because of heavy rains expected overnight as well as part of the day Monday.

Rains and Floods: 2 Departments in Red Alert, 26 in Orange Alert

Meteo France has placed the Gironde and the Landes in red alert because of the heavy rains that fell since Sunday 10th May. 26 other departments, from the southwest to the east, are in an orange alert. The Gironde and the Landes were placed on red alert Sunday evening by Meteo France because of heavy rain expected overnight as well […]

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Thunderstorms are expected between 3 p.m. and 9 p.m. in Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Friday, April 24, 2020.

Nouvelle-Aquitaine Placed on the Yellow Alert for Thunderstorms

This Friday 24th April 2020, the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region is on yellow alert for thunderstorms from 3 pm until evening by Meteo France. The Nouvelle-Aquitaine region is being placed on yellow alert for thunderstorms this Friday 24th April 2020  by the last Meteo France bulletin published at 6 a.m. and valid until Saturday 25th April 2020 at 6 am.   Thunderstorms are expected […]

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14 South West departments and Corsica in orange alert for wind, rain anjd floods

Violent Winds and Floods: 14 South West Departments and Corsica in Orange Alert

Due to heavy weather (strong winds, rain-floods, waves-submersion), Meteo France has extended the orange alert to 16 departments, this Friday 13th December  Attention to those in the South West of France and Corsica. This Friday 13th December 2019, Meteo France has expanded the orange alert for violent winds, rainfall, flood waves, to 16 departments.  These are: Ariège, Aveyron, Charente-Maritime, Dordogne, Haute-Garonne, […]

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A 14 year old missing in Landes has been found dead

Landes: A 14 Year Old, Missing for Several Days, was Found Dead

The teenager was missing since Wednesday after an evening with friends around Lake Sanguinet, in the Landes .. Since Wednesday, the gendarmes rake the area around Lake Sanguinet, in the Landes, after the disappearance of a teenager during a party with friends organized around the body of water. This Sunday, the 14-year-old boy’s body was found, reports […]

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11 departments are still on Orange alert for floods and storms

Floods and Storms: 11 Departments Still on Orange Alert until Friday

This Thursday morning, Meteo France has maintained its orange alert for floods and storms in 11 departments. A lull is expected from the beginning of the afternoon. Details. Eleven departments are still placed in orange alert  by Meteo France this Thursday morning according to the last national bulletin , while major floods are still ongoing in the Northwest and South West. 🔶 11 dpts […]

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Saturday, June 9, 2018, 24 departments are placed in orange alert for thunderstorms by Meteo France

Thunderstorms: 24 Departments Placed on Orange Alert

Saturday 9th June, 2018, Meteo France has placed 24 departments on orange alert for thunderstorms. These should intensify in the late morning. The sky will continue to scold Saturday 9th June, 2018. From Brittany, Normandy , through the Pays de la Loire and Gironde, Meteo France has placed 24 departments on orange alert for thunderstorms. Yesterday already, eight departments were concerned. In its latest weather report, it […]

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42 departments are on orange alert for severe thunderstorms

Severe Thunderstorms: 42 Departments on Orange Alert, Record Number of Lightning Strikes in May

This Wednesday, Meteo France has placed 42 departments of Aquitaine to the Grand est on orange alert because of violent thunderstorms expected at the end of the day. 42 departments of Aquitaine, Occitanie, central France and North-East were placed in orange alert for severe storms and thunderstorms.  The episode is expected at the end of the day, […]

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