A dog sits outside a flooded house in Zoatlan, Nayarit state, some 150 km northwest of Guadalajara, Mexico. Hurricane Patricia made landfall on a sparsely populated stretch of Mexico's Pacific coast as a Category 5 storm, which authorities warned could cause floods and mudslides.


Animals in disaster risk management

From the beginning of creation, our planet, like the other planets of the universe, has been subjected to incredible pressures and changes produced by events of different nature and origin, which are still being presented today.