Forest Fire (8419 ha) in Mexico 13 Jun 2021

Event summary

This forest fire is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1000413
Countries: Mexico
Start Date - Last detection*: 13 Jun 2021 - 18 Jun 2021
Duration (days): 5
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 8419 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

*(Last detection of the thermal anomaly of the fire)

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Impact Timeline

IDAlert colorGDACS ScorePopulation AffectedBurned Area (ha)Last UpdateSource
1 0.5 0 5595 15 Jun 2021 05:02 GWIS
2 0.5 0 8086 16 Jun 2021 05:03 GWIS
3 0.5 0 8133 17 Jun 2021 05:03 GWIS
4 0.5 0 8377 18 Jun 2021 05:03 GWIS
5 0.5 0 8419 19 Jun 2021 05:02 GWIS

Exposed population

The forest fire happened in Mexico , State of Chihuahua (population 2,656,214) .

Radius Population
10 km 3600 people
5 km 2000 people
2 km 1000 people
1 km <1000 people
Burned Area no people


Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Chihuahua Mexico 2.6 million people

Affected populated places

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

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Dams

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More information

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