Forest Fire (6376 ha) in Argentina 22 Nov 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 1010250
Countries: Argentina
Start Date - Last detection*: 22 Nov 2022 - 03 Dec 2022
Duration (days): 11
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 6376 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 5508 30 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
2 0.5 0 5805 01 Dec 2022 04:00 GWIS
3 0.5 0 6050 03 Dec 2022 04:00 GWIS
4 0.5 0 6376 04 Dec 2022 04:00 GWIS

Exposed population

The forest fire happened in Argentina , Province of Santa Fe (population 2,899,782) . The nearest places are Vera, and Reconquista.

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
Santa Fe Argentina 2.9 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Vera Santa Fe Argentina City - 69 km
Reconquista Santa Fe Argentina City 89000 people 90 km

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Critical infrastructure

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


Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Vera 58 0 69 km
Reconquista RCQ 48 Civ. Paved Yes 9100 89 km



Nuclear plants

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