Multiple storms causing evacuations across Asia

15. Oktober 2013
By | Source: WSPA - Animals in Disasters Blog

Although the full effects of Cyclone Phailin are not yet known, we are cautiously relieved the human toll was apparently low. It’s a testament to the local people and government that mass evacuations preceded Phailin’s arrival. Our response team is now on the ground and focused very much on how animals fared during Phailn’s impact. We stand ready to give veterinary care or emergency provisions and as more details come in, I’ll update you here. Our thoughts now turn to Typhoon Nari currently sweeping though Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand. Each of these were hit recently by floods caused by two…