Forest Fire (13866 ha) in United States 26 Jun 2022

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 1006806
Countries: United States
Start Date - Last detection*: 26 Jun 2022 - 03 Jul 2022
Duration (days): 7
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 13866 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 5305 28 Jun 2022 03:00 GWIS
2 0.5 0 5433 29 Jun 2022 03:00 GWIS
3 0.5 0 6403 30 Jun 2022 03:00 GWIS
4 0.5 0 9792 01 Jul 2022 03:00 GWIS
5 0.5 0 12350 02 Jul 2022 03:00 GWIS
6 0.5 0 13281 03 Jul 2022 03:00 GWIS
7 0.5 0 13866 04 Jul 2022 03:00 GWIS

Exposed population

The forest fire happened in United States , State of Alaska (population 572,432) .

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


Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Alaska United States 570000 people

Affected populated places

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Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Tatalina AFS TLJ unknown 0 52 km
McGrath MCG 103 Civ. Paved Yes 5400 53 km
Takotna TCT 251 0 64 km
Medfra MDR 133 0 81 km
Nixon Fork Mine 460 0 92 km

Ports

Dams

Nuclear plants

More information

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