Forest Fire (7709 ha) in Sudan 23 Nov 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 1003546
Countries: Sudan
Start Date - Last detection*: 23 Nov 2021 - 29 Nov 2021
Duration (days): 6
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 7709 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 5242 27 Nov 2021 04:00 GWIS
2 0.5 0 5463 28 Nov 2021 04:00 GWIS
3 0.5 0 6757 29 Nov 2021 04:00 GWIS
4 0.5 0 7709 30 Nov 2021 04:00 GWIS

Exposed population

The forest fire happened in Sudan , Region of Bahr al Ghazal (population 1,353,112) .

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


Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Bahr al Ghazal Sudan 1.4 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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Ports

Dams

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More information

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