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Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:43+0200thecourier (en)

Future summers in the UK could last longer with an increased risk of drought, according to research from the Met Office. The study found that “summer-like” weather patterns will lead to warmer and drier autumns, as well as hotter and drier summers from the mid-2020s onwards.

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:35+0200pressandjournal (en)

Future summers in the UK could last longer with an increased risk of drought, according to research from the Met Office. The study found that “summer-like” weather patterns will lead to warmer and drier autumns, as well as hotter and drier summers from the mid-2020s onwards.

UK Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:34+0200belfasttelegraph (en)

Future summers in the UK could last longer with an increased risk of drought, according to research from the Met Office. T he study found that “summer-like” weather patterns will lead to warmer and drier autumns, as well as hotter and drier summers from the mid-2020s onwards.

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:33+0200yourlocalguardian (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:32+0200yorkpress (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:32+0200chesterfirst (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:31+0200eveningtelegraph (en)

Future summers in the UK could last longer with an increased risk of drought, according to research from the Met Office. The study found that “summer-like” weather patterns will lead to warmer and drier autumns, as well as hotter and drier summers from the mid-2020s onwards.

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:30+0200southwalesargus (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:29+0200impartialreporter (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office Research found that ‘summer-like’ weather patterns will lead to warmer and drier autumns, as well as hotter and drier summers from the mid-2020s.

2022-08-30T22:28+0200kentonline (en)

Future summers in the UK could last longer with an increased risk of drought, according to research from the Met Office. The study found that “summer-like” weather patterns will lead to warmer and drier autumns, as well as hotter and drier summers from the mid-2020s onwards.

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:28+0200oxfordtimes (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:28+0200standard (en)

The study found that “summer-like” weather patterns will lead to warmer and drier autumns, as well as hotter and drier summers from the mid-2020s onwards. This weather pattern could increase the risk of drought, said Daniel Cotterill, the lead scientist behind the study.

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:27+0200independent-UK (en)

Future summers in the UK could last longer with an increased risk of drought, according to research from the Met Office. The study found that “summer-like” weather patterns will lead to warmer and drier autumns, as well as hotter and drier summers from the mid-2020s onwards.

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:25+0200eveningtimes (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:24+0200dailyecho (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:22+0200newsandstar (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

Summers could last longer with increased drought risk, says Met Office

2022-08-30T22:22+0200theargus (en)

“Although we don’t expect to see this shift in pattern imminently, a key finding from this study is that from the mid-2020s warmer and drier autumns following hotter and drier summers could increase drought risk.” The study also shows that while the UK is likely to see less rainfall in autumn on....

UK drought expands to the majority of England

2022-08-30T13:44+0200icWales (en)

The Wessex area – which includes Bristol, Somerset, Dorset, south Gloucestershire and parts of Wiltshire – has been declared in drought status. The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of....

Drought declared in South West England by Environment Agency after driest conditions in 90 years

2022-08-30T13:44+0200dailymail (en)

The drought is resulting in low river flows, hitting the environment in and around rivers, the Environment Agency said. They added it would work with companies and individuals with licences to abstract water and with the public, to lower demand and reduce the impact on nature.

Extremely hot dry conditions have hit crops, fuelled wildfires and led to a large increase in demand for water

2022-08-30T13:42+0200southwales-eveningpost (en)

The Wessex area – which includes Bristol, Somerset, Dorset, south Gloucestershire and parts of Wiltshire – has been declared in drought status. The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of....

Extremely hot dry conditions have hit crops, fuelled wildfires and led to a large increase in demand for water

2022-08-30T13:38+0200hulldailymail (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has not....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T13:00+0200theargus (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:55+0200pressandjournal (en)

All of south-west England is now in drought following some of the driest conditions in nearly 90 years, the Environment Agency has said. The Wessex area which includes Bristol, Somerset, Dorset, south Gloucestershire and parts of Wiltshire has been declared in drought status.

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:54+0200standard (en)

, south Gloucestershire and parts of Wiltshire – has been declared in drought status. The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month.

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions The Environment Agency has moved the Wessex area, including Bristol, Somerset, Dorset and parts of Gloucestershire and Wiltshire into drought status.

2022-08-30T12:51+0200kentonline (en)

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions. All of south-west England is now in drought following some of the driest conditions in nearly 90 years, the Environment Agency has said. The Wessex area – which includes Bristol, Somerset, Dorset, south Gloucestershire and....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:50+0200thecourier (en)

All of south-west England is now in drought following some of the driest conditions in nearly 90 years, the Environment Agency has said. The Wessex area which includes Bristol, Somerset, Dorset, south Gloucestershire and parts of Wiltshire has been declared in drought status.

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:49+0200yourlocalguardian (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:49+0200eveningtelegraph (en)

All of south-west England is now in drought following some of the driest conditions in nearly 90 years, the Environment Agency has said. The Wessex area which includes Bristol, Somerset, Dorset, south Gloucestershire and parts of Wiltshire has been declared in drought status.

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:47+0200southwalesargus (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:47+0200impartialreporter (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:47+0200oxfordtimes (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:46+0200yorkpress (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:46+0200newsandstar (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:46+0200chesterfirst (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:44+0200eveningtimes (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

All of south-west England now in drought following extreme dry conditions

2022-08-30T12:42+0200dailyecho (en)

The move means 11 of the 14 Environment Agency areas in England are now in drought status, with the rest of the South West – Devon, Cornwall and Isle of Scilly – already designated as being in drought earlier this month. While the Wessex area has had some rainfall over the last two weeks, it has....

Holidaymakers given two month weather warning about popular holiday spots in Spain – including half term

2022-08-30T11:15+0200thesun (en)

Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in Spain and Portugal until November Credit: AFP. A report by the EU's Earth observation programme, Copernicus, has now said that the two countries could be set for dry weather that will last "till November".

Siccità: in Spagna i collettori di nebbia forniscono acqua agli alberi

2022-08-30T11:14+0200canaleenergia (it)

Foto dal sito del progetto Life Nieblas. Mentre gli incendi estivi continuano a devastare enormi aree boschive in Spagna, Francia e Portogallo e la siccità affligge l’Europa e il Regno Unito, lasciando decine di migliaia di ettari a rischio desertificazione, alcuni scienziati sono impegnati a raccogliere la nebbia.

Fog is a new trump card in the fight against fires in Europe

2022-08-30T11:02+0200slobodenpecat-en (en)

Photo Life NIeblas. Sheets of plastic mesh are attached to the mist collectors and as the wind blows the mist through the mesh, the water droplets are collected and stored in a container under the mesh. At a time when fires are ravaging forests in Spain, France and Portugal , and inferno heat has....

Forest fires: EU mobilises assistance for Portugal

2022-08-29T16:03+0200reliefWeb (en)

The European Commission has mobilised 2 firefighting airplanes to support Portugal with the ongoing wildfire emergency. Following the country's request for assistance, the EU Civil Protection Mechanism has facilitated the immediate pre-positioning and then deployment of 2 Canadairs from Greece,....

In Frames | Europe’s bitter summer

2022-08-28T09:11+0200thehindu (en)

F irst the forest fire and now the drought. A continent known for its bitter winter is now reeling under a harsh summer, a far remove from the temperate weather during the season when all of Europe used to be out under the sun in the previous years. The scorching heat has fuelled forest fires, dried....

Europe’s drought likely to push into fall

2022-08-28T09:00+0200arkansasonline (en)

BRUSSELS -- Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc's Earth observation program warns in a report.

Meteo Cronaca diretta: (Video) Portogallo, grosso tornado di fuoco si forma durante un incendio a Vila Real, leggi articolo completo

2022-08-26T19:54+0200ilmeteo (it)

Meteo Cronaca diretta: (Video) Portogallo, grosso tornado di fuoco si forma durante un incendio a Vila Real. Un grosso tornado di fuoco si è formato nei pressi della città di Vila Real, in Portogallo il 24 Agosto; in tutta la zona infuriano da giorni furiosi incendi, favoriti dalla grande siccità....

Wildfires: over 700,000 hectares burned, a record summer in Europe!

2022-08-26T17:24+0200yourweather (en)

The forest fire season is not yet over and it is already breaking an all-time record since satellite records began in 2006. More than 700,000 hectares of land have burned since the beginning of 2022 in Europe. 14 minutes ago 4 min More than 700,000 hectares of land burned across the EU between 1 January 2022 and 18 August 2022.

Portogallo: un tornado di fuoco si sviluppa durante un incendio boschivo [VIDEO]

2022-08-26T16:34+0200scienzenotizie (it)

Fonte: Pexels di imustbedead. Non c’è pace per il Portogallo in questa rovente estate che sta flagellando gran parte del Pianeta; tra incendi e siccità, le temperature sempre più alte stanno causando grossi danni dappertutto. Proprio in Portogallo infatti da inizio anno è andata a fuoco un’area grande nove volte Lisbona.

Portuguese natural park devoured by flames

2022-08-26T14:11+0200sb (en)

More than 1,200 firefighters struggled to control a huge forest fire in Portugal ’s Serra da Estrela Park, which resumed just days after being brought under control Photo: www.alarabiya.net Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195 that have ravaged some....

VIDEO: Captan impresionante tornado de fue...

2022-08-25T17:34+0200zocalo (es)

Portugal .- Un tornado de fuego se generó durante un incendio forestal en el Parque Natural de Alvao , ubicado en la región de Vila Real, al noreste de Portugal, donde se quemaron más de 4 mil 500 hectáreas , de acuerdo con las autoridades locales. El tornado de fuego fue grabado en video por los....

Captan tornado de fuego durante incendio forestal en Portugal

2022-08-25T16:29+0200milenio (es)

Un tornado de fuego se generó durante un incendio forestal en el Parque Natural de Alvao , ubicado en la región de Vila Real, al noreste de Portugal , donde se quemaron más de 4 mil 500 hectáreas, de acuerdo con las autoridades locales. El tornado de fuego fue grabado en video por los mismos....

Portugal: more than 100,000 hectares destroyed in forest fires

2022-08-25T13:15+0200terradaily (en)

Forest fires in Portugal have consumed more than 104,000 hectares (257,000 acres) of land this year, an official estimate said Wednesday, the biggest destruction for five years as the country battles exceptional heatwaves. According to a report from the Institute for the Conservation of Nature and....

The strongest in 500 years: climatologists warned of an abnormal drought in Europe

2022-08-25T11:33+0200thetimeshub (en)

The strongest in 500 years: climatologists warned of an abnormal drought in Europe. Illustrative photo from open sources. Europe has been tipped off for an abnormal and terrible drought over the past five thousand years. Such a forecast contains in the report of climatologists of the EU Joint Research Center.

Portugal: more than 100,000 hectares burned by forest fires this year

2022-08-25T06:02+0200tellerreport (en)

More than 100,000 hectares have gone up in smoke since January 1 of this year in Portugal . If we do not deplore any victims directly attributable to the fires, these have nevertheless caused… Portugal: more than 100,000 hectares burned by forest fires this year.

The rules for foraging for fruit and mushrooms in Norway

2022-08-24T23:51+0200thelocal-no (en)

As if the lure of the changing leaves and fresh air wasn’t enough, the country’s mountains and forests typically offer up a bountiful harvest at this time of year. Whether its blåbær (blueberries), tyttebær (lingonberries), blokkbær (bog billberry) og krekling (black crowberry), or kantarell (chanterelle).

Forest fires burn twice as many trees as two decades ago, report finds

2022-08-24T22:50+0200spokesman (en)

Forest fires today are burning nearly twice as many trees as they did just two decades ago, according to a study from the University of Maryland’s Global Land Analysis and Discovery (GLAD) laboratory. The researchers found a typical forest fire season burns 7.4 million acres than in 2001.

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months

2022-08-24T21:25+0200worldakkam (en)

Parts of the European Union face another three months of warmer, drier conditions as Europe weathers a massive drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. That’s a possibility, warned in a report from the Earth Observation Program of the 27-nation bloc.

Spain weather: 'Subtropical' storm to batter holiday hotspot with hail and lightning TODAY A SUBTROPICAL storm is set to bring heavy rain with lightning and hail to Spain from...

2022-08-24T20:23+0200express (en)

state meteorological agency, Aemet, has warned residents and tourists about the impact of the storm expected to strike tonight and tomorrow. According to Spanish news outlet ABC, the severe "subtropical" weather will hit the Iberian Peninsula, approaching from the northwest of the Canary Islands.

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T20:22+0200kathimerini-en (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

Experts warn that three more dry and hot months await the EU

2022-08-24T19:27+0200slobodenpecat-en (en)

Experts warn that the heat wave that has caused severe drought and forest fires across the European Union could last for another three months. "The western Euro-Mediterranean region is likely to be warm and dry until November 2022, especially in Spain and Portugal ," said an August report by the EU's Copernicus Earth observation program.

Portugal: More than 100,000 hectares destroyed in forest fires

2022-08-24T16:40+0200thesundaily (en)

LISBON : Forest fires in Portugal have consumed more than 104,000 hectares (257,000 acres) of land this year, an official estimate said Wednesday, the biggest destruction for five years as the country battles exceptional heatwaves. According to a report from the Institute for the Conservation of....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T16:26+0200theargus (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry monthsAlmost half of the 27-nation EU is under drought warning, with conditions worsening in Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Romania and Spain. Little significant rainfall has been recorded for almost two months.

2022-08-24T15:39+0200ground-news (en)

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months. BRUSSELS (AP) — Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

Incendi in Portogallo: in cenere oltre 100mila ettari di territorio

2022-08-24T15:13+0200meteoweb (it)

Il Portogallo è stretto nella morsa di una siccità eccezionale. Secondo l’ultimo rapporto dell’Istituto per la conservazione della natura, della natura e delle foreste, quest’anno gli incendi boschivi hanno già ridotto in cenere quasi 104mila ettari in Portogallo , colpito da una siccità eccezionale.

Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months - EU report

2022-08-24T14:55+0200jamaicaobserver (en)

BRUSSELS (AP) — Parts of the European Union (EU) could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T14:55+0200yourlocalguardian (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:34+0200offalyexpress (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:30+0200dundalkdemocrat (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:26+0200limerickleader (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:21+0200leinsterexpress (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:15+0200leitrimobserver (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:14+0200kilkennypeople (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:13+0200longfordleader (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T14:12+0200TorontoStar (en)

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Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T14:12+0200breakingnews-ie (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

AFP - Portugal-weather-climate-fire

2022-08-24T14:02+0200nampa (en)

Portugal : more than 100,000 hectares destroyed in forest fires Lisbon, Aug 24, 2022 (AFP) - Forest fires in Portugal have consumed more than 104,000 hectares (257,000 acres) of land this year, an official estimate said Wednesday, the biggest destruction for five years as the country battles exceptional heatwaves.

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:01+0200tipperarylive (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:58+0200independent-ie (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Portugal: More Than 100,000 Hectares Destroyed In Forest Fires

2022-08-24T13:57+0200barrons (en)

Forest fires in Portugal have consumed more than 104,000 hectares (257,000 acres) of land this year, an official estimate said Wednesday, the biggest destruction for five years as the country battles exceptional heatwaves. According to a report from the Institute for the Conservation of Nature and....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:53+0200pressandjournal (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:52+0200yorkpress (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:51+0200oxfordtimes (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:47+0200eveningtelegraph (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:45+0200thecourier (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:45+0200impartialreporter (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

World Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:44+0200belfasttelegraph (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:43+0200irishexaminer (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T13:36+0200independent-UK (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T13:35+0200sfgate (en)

BRUSSELS (AP) — Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T13:33+0200sandiegouniontribune (en)

BRUSSELS — Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

Europe faces its worst drought in 500 years

2022-08-24T13:09+0200morningexpress (en)

An aerial view shows an arm of the Loire as a historic drought hits France, in Loireauxence, on August 16, 2022. STEPHANE MAHE / REUTERS. Europe is facing a historic drought. While France has been confronted with large-scale climatic episodes this summer, the Global Drought Observatory established,....

Europe's drought 'may be worst in 500 years'

2022-08-24T09:27+0200euobserver (en)

Although final data will only come in at the end of the season, the JRC said this year's drought may be worst in 500 years. "Severe-to-extreme" drought conditions are evident in Italy, south-eastern and north-western France, eastern Germany, eastern Europe, southern Norway and large parts of the Balkans.

Impactante tornado de fuego que resurge entre las llamas en Portugal

2022-08-24T08:19+0200antena3noticias (es)

En Portugal un tornado de fuego mantiene alerta a los bomberos porque estos fenómenos pueden empeorar dramáticamente los incendios forestales . Actualmente en el país vecino hay más de 2.000 efectivos luchando contra los que han afectado a zonas como Viana do Castelo (norte), Leiria (centro) y en la región de Oporto.

EU sends Canadair planes to fight wildfires in Portugal

2022-08-24T07:07+0200euractiv-en (en)

“The European Commission has mobilised two fire-fighting aircraft to support Portugal with the ongoing forest fire emergency. Following the country’s request for assistance, the EU Civil Protection Mechanism facilitated the immediate pre-positioning and deployment of two Canadairs from Greece, which....

Nearly Half of Europe Under Drought Warning Conditions, Worst in 500 Years: Study

2022-08-24T04:49+0200earth-org (en)

The continent is experiencing abnormally hot and dry conditions, with experts fearing for agriculture and energy as the drought warning persists. 47% of Europe is under drought “warning” conditions in what scientists call its worst drought in at least 500 years, the European Drought Observatory (EDO) said.

Forest Service

2022-08-24T01:11+0200palestinewater (en)

, with periodic rains helping drive most of the fire underground as it burns the rich organic peat on the top layer of the ground According to the state Forest Service, there were more than 5, 000 fires in 2021 that burned nearly 14,000 acres ... Forest Service (@ncforestservice) August 16, 2022.

Incendios y sequía en Europa: prueba de fuego para el turismo

2022-08-23T22:50+0200deutschewelle-es (es)

España en llamas. Los peores incendios forestales desde que se tiene constancia están causando estragos en España. Ya sea en Valencia, Alicante o Murcia, los equipos de extinción de incendios están en constante alarma. Miles de residentes, incluidos los turistas, han tenido que ser evacuados.

Energy, Climate & Environment Forest fires: EU mobilises assistance for Portugal European Commission Aug 23, 22

2022-08-23T20:11+0200pubaffairsbruxelles (en)

The European Commission has mobilised two firefighting airplanes to support Portugal with the ongoing wildfire emergency. Following the country’s request for assistance, the EU Civil Protection Mechanism has facilitated the immediate pre-positioning and then deployment of two Canadairs from Greece,....

Portugal hopes cool, humid weather will tame wildfires 2022-08-24 Portugal, hit by a third heat wave after weeks of wildfires, on Monday said that it hoped cooler temperatures and increased air humidity in the coming days would help tame the blazes. A national alert would not be prolonged beyond....

2022-08-23T18:10+0200taipeitimes (en)

Portugal , hit by a third heat wave after weeks of wildfires, on Monday said that it hoped cooler temperatures and increased air humidity in the coming days would help tame the blazes. A national alert would not be prolonged beyond midnight yesterday, “thanks to a significant improvement” in the....

Forest fires: EU Commission mobilises assistance for Portugal

2022-08-23T18:06+0200ieu-monitoring (en)

Brussels, 23 August 2022. The European Commission has mobilised two firefighting airplanes to support Portugal with the ongoing wildfire emergency. Following the country’s request for assistance, the EU Civil Protection Mechanism has facilitated the immediate pre-positioning and then deployment of....

Spain battling another major wildfire; Portugal on alert

2022-08-23T14:51+0200europesun (en)

Spain is using 35 aircraft in the eastern province of Valencia to fight what is described as the worst wildfire of the year. Officials said the wildfire has already burned through more than 47,000 acres along an 85-mile area. Officials noted that wildfires in 2022 have burned more land in Spain than in the past four decades.

Spain battling another major wildfire; Portugal on alert

2022-08-23T14:22+0200kualalumpurtimes (en)

Spain is using 35 aircraft in the eastern province of Valencia to fight what is described as the worst wildfire of the year. Officials said the wildfire has already burned through more than 47,000 acres along an 85-mile area. Officials noted that wildfires in 2022 have burned more land in Spain than in the past four decades.

Spain battling another major wildfire; Portugal on alert

2022-08-23T14:16+0200cambodiantimes (en)

Spain is using 35 aircraft in the eastern province of Valencia to fight what is described as the worst wildfire of the year. Officials said the wildfire has already burned through more than 47,000 acres along an 85-mile area. Officials noted that wildfires in 2022 have burned more land in Spain than in the past four decades.

Spain battling another major wildfire; Portugal on alert

2022-08-23T13:35+0200manilametro (en)

Spain is using 35 aircraft in the eastern province of Valencia to fight what is described as the worst wildfire of the year. Officials said the wildfire has already burned through more than 47,000 acres along an 85-mile area. Officials noted that wildfires in 2022 have burned more land in Spain than in the past four decades.

Forest fires: EU mobilises assistance for Portugal

2022-08-23T12:36+0200EC (en)

The European Commission has mobilised 2 firefighting airplanes to support Portugal with the ongoing wildfire emergency. Following the country's request for assistance, the EU Civil Protection Mechanism has facilitated the immediate pre-positioning and then deployment of 2 Canadairs from Greece,....

Spain battling another major wildfire; Portugal on alert

2022-08-23T12:15+0200northernirelandnews (en)

Spain is using 35 aircraft in the eastern province of Valencia to fight what is described as the worst wildfire of the year. Officials said the wildfire has already burned through more than 47,000 acres along an 85-mile area. Officials noted that wildfires in 2022 have burned more land in Spain than in the past four decades.

Spain battling another major wildfire; Portugal on alert

2022-08-23T12:12+0200longbeachstar (en)

Spain is using 35 aircraft in the eastern province of Valencia to fight what is described as the worst wildfire of the year. Officials said the wildfire has already burned through more than 47,000 acres along an 85-mile area. Officials noted that wildfires in 2022 have burned more land in Spain than in the past four decades.

Irish lawyers represent Portuguese climate case at ECHR

2022-08-23T09:56+0200RTERadio (en)

A group of Irish lawyers are representing six young people from Portugal at the European Court of Human Rights in a significant climate change case. They have taken a case against 33 European countries - including Ireland - arguing that their climate policies are inadequate.

Greece sends two fire-fighting aircraft to help Portugal

2022-08-23T09:15+0200pagenews (en)

The aircraft were made available by order of Climate Crisis and Civil Protection Minister Christos Stylianides, with the ministry noting that they have so far provided assistance a total of six times to other European countries facing forest fires this summer: three times to Albania, twice to France and now to Portugal .

Portugal hopes cooler temperature will tame wildfires

2022-08-23T08:33+0200inquirer (en)

LISBON— Portugal , hit by a third heatwave after weeks of wildfires, said Monday that it hoped cooler temperatures and increased air humidity in the coming days would help tame the blazes. A current national alert would not be prolonged beyond midnight on Tuesday, “thanks to a significant....

Portugal hopes cooler temperatures will tame wildfires

2022-08-23T05:39+0200manilastandard-ph (en)

Portugal , hit by a third heatwave after weeks of wildfires, said Monday that it hoped cooler temperatures and increased air humidity in the coming days would help tame the blazes. A current national alert would not be prolonged beyond midnight on Tuesday, “thanks to a significant improvement” in the....

Portugal on wildfire alert as it is hit by a third heatwave

2022-08-23T02:48+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Portugal , hit by a third heatwave after weeks of wildfires, has been placed on a 24-hour national alert to counter the threat posed by more blazes. Under its measures, the authorities have restricted access to forests and banned fireworks displays, as well as stepping up the state of readiness of the emergency services.

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-22T22:05+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in Spain's eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country's biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday. The wildfire has already scorched more than 47,000 acres along an 85-mile perimeter.

VIDEO: A new large forest fire in Portugal Read More »

2022-08-22T22:01+0200slobodenpecat-en (en)

Portugal , which has been hit by the third heat wave since the beginning of July, is battling several fires today while the country is on alert until tomorrow due to the threat of forest fires. This afternoon, almost 2.000 firefighters have been mobilized to extinguish the fires across the country, the civil defense said.

State of natural disaster declared in Spain due to fires

2022-08-22T19:19+0200tellerreport (en)

Since the beginning of the year, Spain has experienced almost 400 forest fires which have destroyed 287,000 hectares, according to the European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS). After violent fires, certain territories of Spain will be declared in a state of natural "disaster", a status which....

Portugal on alert over fears of fresh wildfire threat

2022-08-22T18:16+0200timesofindia (en)

LISBON: Portugal , hit by a third heatwave after weeks of wildfires, was on a 24-hour national alert Monday to counter the threat posed by more blazes, authorities said. Under its measures, the authorities have restricted access to forests and banned fireworks displays, as well as stepping up the state of readiness of the emergency services.

Portugal: In a state of alert due to the fires

2022-08-22T14:42+0200famagusta (en)

Portugal has been hit by a third heat wave since the beginning of July. Portugal, which has been hit by a third heat wave since the beginning of July, is fighting several fires today while the country is on alert until tomorrow, Tuesday, due to an increased risk of forest fires. This morning, almost 1.

Greece sends two water-dropping aircraft to Portugal

2022-08-22T13:49+0200kathimerini-en (en)

Greece has sent two Canadair CL-415 fire-fighting aircraft to help Portugal cope with wildfires. The move came in response to a request for assistance submitted by Portuguese authorities via the European Civil Protection Mechanism. Portugal is fighting major forest fires and expects very high temperatures in the next few days.

The flames ravage the forests of Portugal, more than 90,000 hectares burned

2022-08-22T12:54+0200tellerreport (en)

It is not only France which is fighting against the spread of the flames, but many European countries. Among them, Portugal , hit by a third heat wave since the beginning of July, is fighting several fires while the country was placed on alert until Tuesday due to the risk of forest fires.

Algeria fires burned UNESCO-listed park; Evacuation lifted as Spain fire stabilised

2022-08-22T12:42+0200terradaily (en)

More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the burned area....

Portugal on alert and still ravaged by flames

2022-08-22T12:09+0200tellerreport (en)

Portugal , hit by a third heat wave since the beginning of July, is still fighting, this Monday, August 22, against several fires while the country was placed on alert until Tuesday in… Portugal on alert and still ravaged by flames. Since the beginning of the year in Portugal, nearly 94,000 hectares....

Fires: Portugal on alert and still ravaged by flames

2022-08-22T11:52+0200tellerreport (en)

Portugal , hit by a third heat wave since early July, was battling several fires on Monday as the country was placed on high alert until Tuesday due to the risk of wildfires. In the morning of Monday, nearly 1,800 firefighters were mobilized to put out the flames across the territory, according to civil protection data.

In France, CO2 emissions are skyrocketing due to forest fires

2022-08-22T11:18+0200tellerreport (en)

Satellite data shows multiple wildfires this summer in France have already released record amounts of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. We already knew that road transport is only responsible for 20% of CO2 emissions. What we too often ignore, however, is that nature can also be harmful to itself.

Portugal imposes 3-day high alert to prevent possible forest fires

2022-08-21T15:59+0200aa-en (en)

MADRID Portugal 's government began to impose a three-day entry ban to forests on Sunday to prevent possible fires. The government banned entry to forests to prevent possible forest fires due to adverse weather conditions, including temperatures of 40 degrees Celsius (104 F) and wind.

UNESCO-listed park damaged by fire

2022-08-21T15:58+0200globaltimes (en)

More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the burned area....

Fires damage Algeria's UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve, home to remarkable fauna and flora

2022-08-21T15:19+0200thearabweekly (en)

ALGIERS, Algeria, More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an Algerian expert said Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means....

Portugal imposes 3-day high alert to prevent possible forest fires

2022-08-21T15:15+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

MADRID Portugal 's government began to impose a three-day entry ban to forests on Sunday to prevent possible fires. The government banned entry to forests to prevent possible forest fires due to adverse weather conditions, including temperatures of 40 degrees Celsius (104 F) and wind.

Wildfires in Algeria burns through biosphere park on UNESCO list

2022-08-21T15:13+0200TheFrontierPost-en (en)

ALGIERS (AFP): Over 10% of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told Agence France-Presse (AFP) on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve,....

Portugal imposes 3-day high alert to prevent possible forest fires

2022-08-21T14:55+0200wn (en)

Portugal 's government began to impose a three-day entry ban to forests on Sunday to prevent possible fires. The government banned entry to forests to prevent possible forest fires due to adverse weather conditions, including temperatures of 40 degrees Celsius (104 F) and wind.

Fires that killed 38, burn portion of UNESCO-listed park in Algeria: expert

2022-08-21T14:01+0200HindustanTimes (en)

More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the burned area....

Portugal wildfires: State of alert begins amid third heatwave

2022-08-21T13:56+0200bbc (en)

Every mobile phone in Portugal has been sent a text warning of the extreme risk of wildfires as the country braces for its third heatwave of the summer. The country has entered a state of alert, with temperatures expected to reach 38C (100.4F) and strong winds predicted in the coming days.

Portugal Imposes 3-Day High Alert To Prevent Possible Forest Fires

2022-08-21T13:14+0200haberler-en (en)

Entering forests banned to prevent possible forest fires due to soaring temperatures. Portugal 's government began to impose a three-day entry ban to forests on Sunday to prevent possible fires. The government banned entry to forests to prevent possible forest fires due to adverse weather....

Algeria fires burned UNESCO-listed park: expert

2022-08-21T11:45+0200dailytimesPK (en)

More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the burned area....

Algeria Wildfires Burn UNESCO-Listed Park, Ex-Director Says

2022-08-21T11:07+0200africanewswire (en)

ALGIERS, ALGERIA — More than 10% of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the....

Expert: Algeria Fires Burned UNESCO-listed Park

2022-08-21T07:36+0200aawsat (en)

More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the burned area....

Algeria fires burned UNESCO-listed park: expert

2022-08-21T01:50+0200mb-com-ph (en)

ALGIERS, Algeria – More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means....

Algeria Wildfires Burn UNESCO-Listed Park, Ex-Director Says

2022-08-20T22:06+0200voanews (en)

Algiers, Algeria — More than 10% of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the....

Algeria fires gut UNESCO listed park

2022-08-20T20:32+0200kuwaittimes (en)

ALGIERS: More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the....

Algeria sets fire to UNESCO-listed park

2022-08-20T20:03+0200worldakkam (en)

Algiers: At least 38 people have died as more than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed in fires that ravaged northeastern Algeria, an expert told AFP on Saturday. Figures cited by Rafic Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Qala Biosphere Reserve, show that the area....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-20T18:58+0200saudigazette (en)

MADRID — A wildfire burning out of control in Spain’s eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country’s biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday. The wildfire has already scorched more than 19,000....

Algeria fires burned UNESCO-listed park: expert

2022-08-20T18:55+0200urdupoint (en)

Algiers, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Aug, 2022 ) :More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria , killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday.

Algeria fires burned UNESCO-listed park: expert

2022-08-20T18:35+0200arabnews (en)

ALGIERS: More than 10 percent of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the....

Wildfires in Algeria burns through biosphere park on UNESCO list

2022-08-20T18:05+0200dailysabah (en)

Over 10% of a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria, killing at least 38 people, an expert told Agence France-Presse (AFP) on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the....

Portugal goes on alert as winds drive major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-20T17:56+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

MADRID (AP) — A wildfire burning out of control in Spain’s eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country’s biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday. The wildfire has already scorched more than 19,000....

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-20T17:56+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

MILAN — Firefighters worked Thursday to put out the remnants of two wildfires on a Sicilian island that forced fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others to flee their vacation villas overnight. A photo from the island of Pantelleria showed flames appearing to encroach on Armani’s villa,....

Algeria: Fires ripped through UNESCO-listed reserve

2022-08-20T17:38+0200english-alaraby (en)

More than 10 percent of a UNESCO -listed biosphere reserve has been destroyed by fires that tore through northeastern Algeria , killing at least 38 people, an expert told AFP on Saturday. The figure cited by Rafik Baba Ahmed, former director of the El Kala Biosphere Reserve, means that the burned....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-20T14:11+0200vindy (en)

A forest burns during a wildfire near Altura, eastern Spain, on Friday, Aug. 19, 2022. Up to early August, 43 large wildfires — those affecting at least 500 hectares (1,235 acres) — were recorded in the Mediterranean country by the Ministry for Ecological transition, while the average in previous years was 11.

Climate disturbances.. Extinguishing Algeria's fires, exacerbating Sudan's floods, and rains in Europe alleviating drought

2022-08-20T13:12+0200tellerreport (en)

The state of climate turmoil in different regions of the world raises increasing international concern, with dire consequences that climate and environmental experts have long warned of. The rate of forest fires has increased in an unprecedented manner due to high temperatures and drought in more....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-20T12:07+0200jamaicaobserver (en)

A forest burns during a wildfire near Altura, eastern Spain, on Friday, August 19, 2022. Up to early August, 43 large wildfires — those affecting at least 500 hectares (1,235 acres) — were recorded in the Mediterranean country by the Ministry for Ecological transition, while the average in previous years was 11.

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-20T02:02+0200HonululuAdvertiser (en)

MADRID >> A wildfire burning out of control in Spain’s eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country’s biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday. The wildfire has already scorched more than 19,000....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T21:39+0200bna-en (en)

Madrid, Aug. 19 (BNA): A wildfire burning out of control in Spain’s eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country’s biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday.

Parts of Sweden to get a month's worth of rain in a single day

2022-08-19T20:50+0200thelocal-se (en)

The forecaster on Friday issued a yellow warning – the lowest level on a three-point scale – for an area stretching over most of Sweden. The areas where heavy downpours are forecast includes Götaland, which goes from Malmö and Gothenburg, in the south, Svealand in the middle of Sweden ( with the....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T19:23+0200denverpost (en)

MADRID — A wildfire burning out of control in Spain’s eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country’s biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday. The wildfire has already scorched more than 19,000....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T19:18+0200kansas (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T19:10+0200sunherald (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T19:08+0200newsobserver (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T19:07+0200kansascity (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T19:07+0200thenewstribune (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Designer Armani and Guests Flee Wildfire on Sicilian Island

2022-08-19T19:03+0200claimsjournal (en)

MILAN (AP) — Firefighters worked Thursday to put out the remnants of two wildfires on a Sicilian island that forced fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others to flee their vacation villas overnight. A photo from the island of Pantelleria showed flames appearing to encroach on Armani’s....

More than 30 aircraft deployed to help tackle major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-19T18:34+0200yourlocalguardian (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in an eastern province of Spain has become one of the country’s biggest this year, with 35 aircraft deployed to help tackle it, authorities said. The blaze in Valencia – which entered its fifth day on Friday – has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 85-mile (137km) perimeter.

More than 30 aircraft deployed to help tackle major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-19T18:30+0200chesterfirst (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in an eastern province of Spain has become one of the country’s biggest this year, with 35 aircraft deployed to help tackle it, authorities said. The blaze in Valencia – which entered its fifth day on Friday – has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 85-mile (137km) perimeter.

More than 30 aircraft deployed to help tackle major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-19T18:29+0200yorkpress (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in an eastern province of Spain has become one of the country’s biggest this year, with 35 aircraft deployed to help tackle it, authorities said. The blaze in Valencia – which entered its fifth day on Friday – has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 85-mile (137km) perimeter.

More than 30 aircraft deployed to help tackle major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-19T18:27+0200dailyecho (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in an eastern province of Spain has become one of the country’s biggest this year, with 35 aircraft deployed to help tackle it, authorities said. The blaze in Valencia – which entered its fifth day on Friday – has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 85-mile (137km) perimeter.

More than 30 aircraft deployed to help tackle major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-19T18:26+0200southwalesargus (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in an eastern province of Spain has become one of the country’s biggest this year, with 35 aircraft deployed to help tackle it, authorities said. The blaze in Valencia – which entered its fifth day on Friday – has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 85-mile (137km) perimeter.

More than 30 aircraft deployed to help tackle major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-19T18:25+0200newsandstar (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in an eastern province of Spain has become one of the country’s biggest this year, with 35 aircraft deployed to help tackle it, authorities said. The blaze in Valencia – which entered its fifth day on Friday – has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 85-mile (137km) perimeter.

More than 30 aircraft deployed to help tackle major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-19T18:25+0200oxfordtimes (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in an eastern province of Spain has become one of the country’s biggest this year, with 35 aircraft deployed to help tackle it, authorities said. The blaze in Valencia – which entered its fifth day on Friday – has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 85-mile (137km) perimeter.

More than 30 aircraft deployed to help tackle major wildfire in Spain

2022-08-19T18:24+0200eveningtimes (en)

A wildfire burning out of control in an eastern province of Spain has become one of the country’s biggest this year, with 35 aircraft deployed to help tackle it, authorities said. The blaze in Valencia – which entered its fifth day on Friday – has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 85-mile (137km) perimeter.

AU chief expresses condolences over deadly wildfires in Algeria

2022-08-19T18:24+0200apanews-en (en)

Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat has offered its sincere condolences to Algeria over the deadly wildfires in the northern part of the country. Media reports say at least 38 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fire fanned by a blistering heat wave.

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T18:01+0200fresnobee (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:41+0200startribune (en)

The wildfire has already scorched more than 19,000 hectares (47,000 acres) along a 137-kilometer (85-mile) perimeter. Efforts to bring it under control Thursday failed and strong winds have made the fire "very aggressive," the Valencian regional government said.

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:39+0200charlotteobserver (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:38+0200idahostatesman (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:38+0200islandpacket (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:34+0200myrtlebeachonline (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:34+0200wftv (en)

MADRID (AP) — A wildfire burning out of control in Spain's eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country's biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday. The wildfire has already scorched more than 19,000....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:34+0200bnd (en)

Firefighters battling a wildfire are engulfed in smoke, in Gouveia, in the Serra da Estrela mountain range, in Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:31+0200wsoctv (en)

MADRID (AP) — A wildfire burning out of control in Spain's eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country's biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday. The wildfire has already scorched more than 19,000....

Winds drive major wildfire in Spain; Portugal goes on alert

2022-08-19T17:31+0200actionnewsjax (en)

MADRID (AP) — A wildfire burning out of control in Spain's eastern province of Valencia has become one of the country's biggest fires this year, and 35 aircraft were deployed to fight it as the blaze entered its fifth day, authorities said Friday. The wildfire has already scorched more than 19,000....

'Tornado of fire': Algeria forest blazes kill 38

2022-08-19T15:37+0200terradaily (en)

Algerian firefighters battled Thursday to rein in forest fires that have ravaged large parts of the drought-hit North African country, killing almost 40 people including 12 who died in a bus trapped by the flames. Deadly forest fires have become an annual scourge in Algeria, where climate change is....

Wildfire in eastern Spain flares up again as new blaze threatens natural park

2022-08-19T15:32+0200thelocal-es (en)

A record-breaking heatwave and historically low rainfall have combined to cause wildfires across Spain this summer, with thousands of hectares burned in southern Extremadura and as far north as Asturias. This week the eastern Valencia region has struggled with two major fires.

The fire of the natural park in Portugal "under control" but not over

2022-08-19T12:05+0200tellerreport (en)

A thousand firefighters are still on site to monitor a possible recovery Portugal announced on Thursday that it had finally "controlled" the great fire in the Serra da Estrela natural park. "It is not extinct", however declared the commander of the Portuguese civil protection.

Europe facing record year for wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-19T10:55+0200thelocal-dk (en)

Firefighters douse smouldering rubbles in a burnt house after a wildfire in the Valle del Arlanza, near Burgos in Spain on July 25, 2022. (Photo by CESAR MANSO / AFP) And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily.

Europe facing record year for wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-19T10:33+0200thelocal-at (en)

And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily. Fires this year have forced people to flee their homes, destroyed buildings and burned forests in EU countries, including Austria, Croatia, France, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Spain.

As Europe's forests burn, why are wildfires getting worse?

2022-08-19T08:25+0200eco-business (en)

Several European nations such as Italy, France, Greece, Portugal , Slovenia and Spain have in recent months struggled to cope with raging wildfires - driven by deadly heatwaves and drought - which have displaced thousands of people. As well as stretching emergency services to breaking point and....

Europe facing record year for wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-19T04:39+0200thelocal-ch (en)

Firefighters douse smouldering rubbles in a burnt house after a wildfire in the Valle del Arlanza, near Burgos in Spain on July 25, 2022. (Photo by CESAR MANSO / AFP) And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily.

MAP: The Swiss regions in danger of wildfires and the measures in place to avoid them

2022-08-18T23:13+0200thelocal-ch (en)

As Switzerland faces heatwaves with extremely high temperatures and long periods without rain, there is an increasing risk of forest fires. The Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) has a map of the places where the risk of forest fires is high – there is at least a considerable danger in the....

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-18T22:06+0200washtimes (en)

MILAN — Firefighters worked Thursday to put out the remnants of two wildfires on a Sicilian island that forced fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others to flee their vacation villas overnight. A photo from the island of Pantelleria showed flames appearing to encroach on Armani’s villa,....

More than 700,000 hectares of forest in the EU burned in 2022. Romania, the second most affected by fires, after Spain

2022-08-18T21:34+0200247newsbulletin (en)

From the beginning of the year until now, 700,000 hectares of forest on the territory of the European Union have been destroyed by fires, according to the data announced by the European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Janez Lenarcic, reports Euronews.

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-18T19:58+0200bna-en (en)

Rome, Aug. 18 (BNA): Firefighters worked Thursday to put out the remnants of two wildfires on a Sicilian island that forced fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others to flee their vacation villas overnight. A photo from the island of Pantelleria showed flames appearing to encroach on....

Algeria forest fires: At least 38 dead, emergency officials say

2022-08-18T19:31+0200clubofmozambique (en)

At least 38 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country’s interior minister, said 24 people died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif.

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-18T18:12+0200news-gazette (en)

MILAN (AP) — Firefighters worked Thursday to put out the remnants of two wildfires on a Sicilian island that forced fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others to flee their vacation villas overnight. A photo from the island of Pantelleria showed flames appearing to encroach on Armani’s....

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-18T18:08+0200kitchenertoday (en)

MILAN (AP) — Firefighters worked Thursday to put out the remnants of two wildfires on a Sicilian island that forced fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others to flee their vacation villas overnight. A photo from the island of Pantelleria showed flames appearing to encroach on Armani’s....

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island MILAN (AP) — Firefighters worked Thursday to put out the remnants of two wildfires on a Sicilian island that forced fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others to flee their vacation villas overnight.

2022-08-18T18:06+0200timescolonist (en)

A partially charred forest after a wildfire in the Serra da Estrela national park, Portugal on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. Authorities in Portugal said Thursday they had brought under control a wildfire that for almost two weeks raced through pine forests in the Serra da Estrela national park, but....

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-18T17:55+0200kansas (en)

Flames burn beyond fashion designer Giorgio Armani's villa on the Sicilian island of Pantelleria, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022. The designer and his guests evacuated overnight to a boat in the port, and the flames stopped short of the property, according to his press office. (Armani Press Office Via AP) HONS AP MILAN.

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-18T17:54+0200wsoctv (en)

Italy Pantelleria Fire Flames burn beyond fashion designer Giorgio Armani's villa on the Sicilian island of Pantelleria, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022. The designer and his guests evacuated overnight to a boat in the port, and the flames stopped short of the property, according to his press office.

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-18T17:52+0200actionnewsjax (en)

Italy Pantelleria Fire Flames burn beyond fashion designer Giorgio Armani's villa on the Sicilian island of Pantelleria, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022. The designer and his guests evacuated overnight to a boat in the port, and the flames stopped short of the property, according to his press office.

Designer Armani and guests flee wildfire on Sicilian island

2022-08-18T17:50+0200wftv (en)

Italy Pantelleria Fire Flames burn beyond fashion designer Giorgio Armani's villa on the Sicilian island of Pantelleria, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022. The designer and his guests evacuated overnight to a boat in the port, and the flames stopped short of the property, according to his press office.

Serra da Estrela tourism hit by ‘wave of cancellations’ post-wildfire

2022-08-18T17:27+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Hotels particularly call for ‘recovery plan’, underlining “none of this needed to have happened…” As tourism and hoteliers in Serra da Estrela suffer a wave of cancellations as a result of this month’s devastating wildfire, criticism has again honed in on ‘serious mistakes in firefighting strategy’....

Heavy rainfall helps contain huge wildfires in Spain’s Valencia region

2022-08-18T16:25+0200thelocal-es (en)

A record-breaking heatwave and historically low rainfall have combined to cause wildfires across Spain this summer, with thousands of hectares burned in southern Extremadura and as far north as Asturias. This week the eastern Valencia region has struggled with two major fires.

Europe facing record year for wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-18T16:25+0200thelocal-es (en)

And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily. Fires this year have forced people to flee their homes, destroyed buildings and burned forests in EU countries, including Austria, Croatia, France, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Spain.

Tourism in the Estrella Mountains hit by ‘wave of cancellations’ after wildfires

2022-08-18T16:02+0200worldakkam (en)

The hotel specifically asked for a “recovery plan”, emphasizing that “this didn’t have to happen…”. Criticism is mounting again as tourism and hoteliers in the Estrela Mountains are hit by a wave of cancellations as a result of this month’s devastating wildfires.

Portugal struggles to control huge blaze in natural park

2022-08-18T14:53+0200TheFrontierPost-en (en)

LISBON (AFP): More than 1,200 firefighters struggled Wednesday to control a huge forest fire in Portugal ’s Serra da Estrela park, which resumed just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195 that have ravaged some....

Firefighters tackle Portuguese national park blaze as Europe hit by extreme weather

2022-08-18T14:32+0200thenational (en)

continue to rage across Europe caused by a heatwave that has caused drought conditions throughout the continent. Officials in Portugal said a vast forest fire was "under control" after burning for days, but more than 1,000 firefighters were still battling to keep it contained on Thursday.

Spanish Wildfires Under Control Amid Rain

2022-08-18T13:07+0200menafn (en)

- IANS) Madrid, Aug 18 (IANS) Long-awaited rains have aided emergency workers in subduing raging wildfires in the eastern Spanish province of Valencia, authorities said on Thursday. Spanish emergency services tweeted on Thursday that the spread of the fire has been arrested and that the flames could....

Algeria forest fires: At least 26 dead, minister says - BBC

2022-08-18T12:52+0200google-top-stories (en)

At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country's interior minister, said 24 died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif.

At least 26 dead in Algeria forest fires, says minister

2022-08-18T12:23+0200saudigazette (en)

ALGIERS — At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country's interior minister, said 24 died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif.

Climate change driving unprecedented forest fire l...

2022-08-18T12:22+0200modernghana (en)

Wildfires are burning twice as much global tree cover as they were 20 years ago according to new data, with climate change a major culprit in the acceleration of fires. "This record-breaking loss was due in part to prolonged heatwaves that would have been practically impossible without human-induced....

At least 26 dead in Algeria forest fires – Minister says

2022-08-18T11:27+0200myjoyonline (en)

This image, dated 12 August 2022, shows the devastation caused by separate forest fires in Tizi Ouzou, northern Algeria. At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country’s Interior Minister, said 24 died....

Answer to a written question - Fires in Portugal - P-002666/2022(ASW)

2022-08-18T11:01+0200europarl (en)

EN P-002666/2022 Answer given by Ms Ferreira on behalf of the European Commission (18.8.2022) Aside from the activation of the EU Civil Protection Mechanism1, the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and the EU aid scheme for the fruit and vegetables sector under the European....

At least 26 dead in Algeria forest fire

2022-08-18T09:02+0200mehrnews-en (en)

TEHRAN, Aug. 18 (MNA) – At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country's interior minister, said 24 died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif, the BBC reported.

At least 26 dead in Algeria forest fire

2022-08-18T08:59+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

TEHRAN, Aug. 18 (MNA) – At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country's interior minister, said 24 died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif, the BBC reported.

Portugal, Spain Struggle To Control Forest Fires

2022-08-18T08:55+0200ibtimes (en)

Portugal : fire in natural park. Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to....

Portuguese Wildfire Envelops Madrid Skyscrapers In Smoke 400 Km Away

2022-08-18T08:36+0200menafn (en)

- Gulf Times) Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the 'Four Towers' in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national park, started on Aug.

At least 26 dead in Algeria forest fires

2022-08-18T08:06+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country's interior minister, said 24 died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif.

IN PICTURES: How drought and extreme heat are affecting Austria

2022-08-18T07:32+0200thelocal-at (en)

And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily. Fires this year have forced people to flee their homes, destroyed buildings and burned forests in EU countries, including Austria, Croatia, France, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Spain.

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires;26 dead in north Algeria fires

2022-08-18T07:10+0200terradaily (en)

Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one....

Europe facing record year for wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-18T06:48+0200thelocal-it (en)

And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily. Fires this year have forced people to flee their homes, destroyed buildings and burned forests in EU countries, including Austria, Croatia, France, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Spain.

At least 26 dead in Algeria forest fire

2022-08-18T06:25+0200thestarkenya (en)

At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country's interior minister, said 24 died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif.

Climate change driving unprecedented forest fire loss

2022-08-18T06:23+0200vietnambreakingnews (en)

The research showed in unprecedented detail how wildfires have progressed over the past two decades, with the blazes claiming an estimated three more million hectares each year — an area the size of Belgium — compared with 2001. The study showed that the majority of tree cover loss is occurring in....

The Star » At least 26 dead in Algeria forest fire

2022-08-18T05:10+0200kenyamoja (en)

At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country's interior minister, said 24 died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif.

Tuko » Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-18T04:21+0200kenyamoja (en)

PAY ATTENTION: Help us change more lives, join TUKO.co.ke’s Patreon programme. Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control.

Europe facing record year for wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-18T02:51+0200thelocal-fr (en)

Firefighters douse smouldering rubbles in a burnt house after a wildfire in the Valle del Arlanza, near Burgos in Spain on July 25, 2022. (Photo by CESAR MANSO / AFP) And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily.

Algeria: At least 26 dead in forest fires

2022-08-18T02:35+0200tellerreport (en)

Dozens are dead and injured in devastating forest fires in Algeria. In southern Europe, too, people continue to fight the flames. At least 26 people have died in forest fires in northern Algeria. Interior Minister Kamel Beldjoud said on the TV news on Wednesday evening that 24 people had died in Al Tarf province in the north-east of the country.

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-18T02:34+0200heraldsun (en)

Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one....

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-18T02:30+0200digitaljournal (en)

Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one....

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-18T02:28+0200couriermail (en)

Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-18T02:28+0200nation (en)

MADRID – Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000....

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-18T02:23+0200tuko (en)

PAY ATTENTION: Help us change more lives, join TUKO.co.ke’s Patreon programme. Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control.

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-18T02:19+0200hausa-legit-ng (en)

PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Legit.ng News on your Facebook News Feed! Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control.

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-18T01:33+0200mb-com-ph (en)

ORJAIS, Portugal – Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the....

IN PICTURES: Drought in Spain intensifies as Roman fort uncovered

2022-08-18T01:19+0200thelocal-es (en)

The fire was raging in the Aragon region where around 300 firefighters were trying to contain the blaze with the help of helicopters. At least 1,500 people were evacuated from the rural region that includes a natural park in the Zaragoza province, the regional government said.

Firefighters battle to control huge wildfire in Spain’s Valencia region

2022-08-18T01:19+0200thelocal-es (en)

Both fires broke out late Saturday, with more than 350 firefighters engaged against the wildfire in the northern Aragon region that has so far devastated an area of 6,000 hectares forcing at least 1,500 people from their homes. But as they managed to steady the Aragon blaze after successfully....

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-18T01:03+0200english-alaraby (en)

Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire , one....

Algeria forest fires: At least 26 dead, minister says

2022-08-18T00:09+0200bbc (en)

At least 26 people have been killed and dozens more injured in forest fires that have devastated northern Algeria. Kamel Beldjoud, the country's interior minister, said 24 died in El Tarf, near the border with Tunisia, as well as a mother and daughter in Setif.

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-17T23:37+0200channelnewsasia (en)

ORJAIS: Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday (Aug 17) to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread....

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-17T23:06+0200wn (en)

Orjais, Portugal , (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 18th Aug, 2022 ) :Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control.

Northern Algeria bruised by fires in several cities

2022-08-17T22:53+0200tellerreport (en)

Forest fires in 14 departments in northern Algeria have killed at least twenty people and injured several dozen. Hundreds of families had to flee their homes and roads... After France and Portugal , Algeria is not spared by the fires. At least 26 people died and several dozen were injured in forest....

Climate change driving unprecedented forest fire loss

2022-08-17T22:38+0200polandsun (en)

Wildfires are burning twice as much global tree cover as they were 20 years ago according to new data, with climate change a major culprit in the acceleration of fires. "This record-breaking loss was due in part to prolonged heatwaves that would have been practically impossible without human-induced....

Death toll from fires rises to 26 in Algeria

2022-08-17T22:23+0200tellerreport (en)

Twenty-six people died and several dozen were injured in forest fires that affected 14 departments in northern Algeria, Algerian Interior Minister Kamel Beldjoud announced on Wednesday evening. “Twenty-six people died: two in Sétif and 24 in El Tarf”, near the border with Tunisia, Beldjoud announced during the 8 p.

Firefighters battle to save national park as forest fires continue in Spain and Portugal

2022-08-17T22:11+0200thejournal (en)

FIREFIGHTERS IN SPAIN and Portugal were battling to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula today with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195....

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

2022-08-17T21:46+0200urdupoint (en)

and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with blazes in the Serra da Estrela park resuming just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire , one of 195 that have....

Climate change driving unprecedented forest fire loss

2022-08-17T21:21+0200europesun (en)

Wildfires are burning twice as much global tree cover as they were 20 years ago according to new data, with climate change a major culprit in the acceleration of fires. "This record-breaking loss was due in part to prolonged heatwaves that would have been practically impossible without human-induced....

Portugal-Spain-weather-climate-fire 2ndlead

2022-08-17T21:13+0200nampa (en)

Portugal , Spain struggle to control forest fires =(Picture+Video+Graphic)= ATTENTION - ADDS firefighter death, official update /// Orjais, Portugal, Aug 17, 2022 (AFP) - Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires across the Iberian Peninsula with....

As Europe’s forests burn, why are wildfires getting worse?

2022-08-17T20:25+0200kathimerini-en (en)

Several European nations such as Greece, Italy, France, Portugal , Slovenia and Spain have in recent months struggled to cope with raging wildfires – driven by deadly heatwaves and drought – which have displaced thousands of people. As well as stretching emergency services to breaking point and....

If Europe’s forests are burning, why are wildfires getting worse?

2022-08-17T20:23+0200worldakkam (en)

Several European countries such as Greece, Italy, France, Portugal , Slovenia and Spain have struggled in recent months to cope with raging wildfires caused by deadly heatwaves and droughts. Thousands of people have been forced from their homes. Wildfires stretch emergency services to their breaking....

Portugal struggles to control huge blaze in natural park

2022-08-17T19:50+0200urdupoint (en)

More than 1,200 firefighters struggled Wednesday to control a huge forest fire in Portugal 's Serra da Estrela park, which resumed just days after being brought under control. Orjais, Portugal, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Aug, 2022 ) :More than 1,200 firefighters struggled....

Portugal struggles to control blaze in natural park

2022-08-17T19:22+0200omanobserver-om (en)

ORJAIS: More than 1,200 firefighters struggled on Wednesday to control a huge forest fire in Portugal ’s Serra da Estrela park, which resumed just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195 that have ravaged some....

Portugal struggles to control huge blaze in natural park

2022-08-17T19:17+0200enca (en)

ORJAIS - More than 1,200 firefighters struggled Wednesday to control a huge forest fire in Portugal 's Serra da Estrela park, which resumed just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195 that have ravaged some 92,000....

explainer As Europe's forests burn, why are wildfires getting worse?

2022-08-17T19:14+0200trust (en)

Accelerating climate change and extreme weather events such as drought and heatwaves are fuelling forest fires around the world Nations from France to Spain struggle to stop forest fires; Data shows fires spreading and destroying more tree cover; Climate change is a big driver with drought and heatwaves.

Europe’s destructive wildfires equivalent to one-fifth of Belgium in size

2022-08-17T19:09+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

TOPSHOT - Firefighters operate at the site of a wildfire in Pumarejo de Tera near Zamora, northern Spain, on June 18, 2022. - Firefighters continued to fight against multiple fires in Spain, one of which ravaged nearly 20,000 hectares of land, on the last day of an extreme heat wave which crushed the country, with peaks at 43 degrees.

La Policía francesa ha detenido a 26 supuestos pirómanos desde julio

2022-08-17T19:04+0200notimerica (es)

11 August 2022, France, Belin-Beliet: A fire truck drives on a road past the flames of a forest fire near Belin-Beliet. French officials have warned that the forest fire could spread further in the southwest of the country. Photo: Thibaud Moritz/AFP/dpa - Thibaud Moritz/AFP/dpa. MADRID, 17 Ago.

Climate change driving unprecedented forest fire loss

2022-08-17T18:42+0200theCitizen (en)

That was more than a third of all the forest lost last year, according to the data, compiled by Global Forest Watch and the World Resources Institute research group. "Forest fires are getting worse worldwide," James McCarthy, research analyst at Global Forest Watch, told AFP.

Portugal struggles to control huge blaze in natural park

2022-08-17T18:14+0200timesofmalta (en)

More than 1,200 firefighters struggled Wednesday to control a huge forest fire in Portugal 's Serra da Estrela park, which resumed just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195 that have ravaged some 92,000 hectares....

Portugal struggles to control huge blaze in natural park – timesofmalta.com

2022-08-17T18:08+0200unravelmalta (en)

More than 1,200 firefighters struggled Wednesday to control a huge forest fire in Portugal ’s Serra da Estrela park, which resumed just days after being brought under control. Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195 that have ravaged some 92,000 hectares....

17/08/2022 Portugal struggles to control huge blaze in natural park

2022-08-17T17:29+0200rfi-en (en)

Strong winds have been hampering attempts to combat the spread of the fire, one of 195 that have ravaged some 92,000 hectares of land across Portugal this year amid record temperatures. The fire in the UNESCO-designated park restarted Tuesday after being brought under control five days earlier, and....

Forest fires doubled worldwide in 20 years

2022-08-17T16:28+0200tellerreport (en)

As the temperature of the planet increases, forests burn more and more Fires are now destroying twice as much forest cover globally as they did at the start of the century, "probably" due to climate change, according to a study revealed on Wednesday. Compared to 2001, forest fires now devastate....

Wildfire in Portugal spoils the air all the way in…Madrid

2022-08-17T16:20+0200themayor-eu-en (en)

This summer, the Iberian Peninsula has turned into a veritable tinder source ready for disaster. Firefighters in Portugal have been battling a wildfire in the Serra da Estrela national park in the centre of that country. Apart from the loss of greenery and habitat, the smoke has predictably worsened the air quality for anyone in the vicinity, too.

ENVIRONMENT Climate change driving unprecedented forest fire loss

2022-08-17T16:11+0200rfi-en (en)

"This record-breaking loss was due in part to prolonged heatwaves that would have been practically impossible without human-induced climate change," a study by Global Forest Watch and the research group found. More than three million hectares are burnt each year, an area the size of Belgium. Boreal forest losses.

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T15:53+0200terradaily (en)

Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000....

A natural park in Portugal still devoured by flames

2022-08-17T13:17+0200tellerreport (en)

Fanned by the wind, the flames continue to progress “It was chaos! “: Says a resident of the village of Orjais, at the foot of the Serra da Estrela natural park in central Portugal , where many means remain mobilized on Wednesday to overcome this blaze which began on August 6.

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away

2022-08-17T12:41+0200gulf-times (en)

Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the "Four Towers" in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national park, started on Aug.

The burning smell of the fires in Portugal is felt as far as Madrid

2022-08-17T12:24+0200tellerreport (en)

A large fire in the region of Alicante, Spain, is still not under control The smell of burning from the great forest fires affecting Portugal arrived in Madrid (Spain) on Tuesday. No less than 380 worried citizens contacted the capital's emergency services to testify to the smell and the presence of smoke.

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke ...

2022-08-17T11:57+0200thetimes-za (en)

Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the “Four Towers” in Madrid 400km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national park, started on Aug.

Climate Change Driving Unprecedented Forest Fire Loss

2022-08-17T11:15+0200barrons (en)

The study showed that the majority of tree cover loss is occurring in the boreal forests that blanket much of Russia, Canada and Alaska, which are among the largest storers of carbon on Earth. Researchers from the University of Maryland used satellite imagery to map areas of tree cover lost,....

17/08/2022 Climate change driving unprecedented forest fire loss

2022-08-17T11:15+0200rfi-en (en)

The research showed in unprecedented detail how wildfires have progressed over the past two decades, with the blazes claiming an estimated three more million hectares each year -- an area the size of Belgium -- compared with 2001. The study showed that the majority of tree cover loss is occurring in....

VIDEO: Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away

2022-08-17T10:58+0200GulfDailyNews (en)

MADRID: Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the "Four Towers" in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national park, started on Aug.

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T10:00+0200freemalaysiatoday (en)

A Military Emergency Unit personnel works to extinguish a forest fire in eastern Spain. (AP pic) MADRID: Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze.

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away

2022-08-17T08:59+0200bna-en (en)

Madrid, Aug. 17 (BNA): Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the "Four Towers" in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national park, started on Aug.

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T06:14+0200wn (en)

Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Members of the Forest Fires Reinforcement Brigades (BRIF) work to put out a wildfire in the Moncayo Natural Park, near the village....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T05:48+0200urdupoint (en)

and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000....

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away

2022-08-17T05:42+0200inquirer (en)

People watch the smoke surrounding Madrid, Spain, due to strong winds coming from a wildfire 300km away in Portugal on August 16, 2022. REUTERS. MADRID — Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the “Four Towers” in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T05:21+0200manilastandard-ph (en)

Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials said Tuesday. The fire began when lightning hit the Vall de Ebo area in Valencia late Saturday and has....

Foreign media: Continuing drought in Europe has brought the 'hunger stone' to the bottom of the river

2022-08-17T04:42+0200tellerreport (en)

'If you see me, cry' Reference News Network reported on August 16 that the ensuing climate troubles plagued Europe. The so-called "starvation stone" appeared at the bottom of the dry river, and the stone was carved with words warning of poor harvest and famine: "If you see me, cry.

Casualties as forest fires burn in Spain, Portugal, Morocco

2022-08-17T03:27+0200trtworld (en)

Spain, Portugal , and Morocco have all been gripped by scorching temperatures, intense drought and stress on water supplies. (Reuters) Spain and neighbouring Portugal are fighting large wildfires, while three firefighters have been killed and two others seriously injured in a forest fire in Morocco.

Tuko » Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T03:06+0200kenyamoja (en)

Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials said Tuesday. The fire began when lightning hit the Vall de Ebo area in Valencia late Saturday and has....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T02:57+0200thesundaily (en)

MADRID : Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T02:51+0200heraldsun (en)

Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials said Tuesday. "At the moment, we are talking about more than 9,500 hectares (235,000 acres) burnt with a....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T02:38+0200malaymail (en)

MADRID, Aug 17 — Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T02:38+0200themalaymailonline (en)

MADRID, Aug 17 — Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T02:24+0200digitaljournal (en)

Spain and neighbouring Portugal fought against large wildfires on Tuesday, while three people were badly injured after their train hurtled into a smaller Spanish blaze. Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T02:17+0200hausa-legit-ng (en)

Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials said Tuesday. The fire began when lightning hit the Vall de Ebo area in Valencia late Saturday and has....

Spain, Portugal battle to control huge wildfires

2022-08-17T02:17+0200tuko (en)

Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials said Tuesday. The fire began when lightning hit the Vall de Ebo area in Valencia late Saturday and has....

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away

2022-08-17T01:57+0200channelnewsasia (en)

MADRID: Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the "Four Towers" in Madrid 400km away on Tuesday (Aug 16), and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national park, started....

Smell of Portugal's forest fires reaches Madrid 300 kilometres away

2022-08-16T22:24+0200euronews-en (en)

A firefighter works to combat a wildfire in Orjais, Covilha council in central Portugal , on August 16, 2022. Copyright PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA / AFP The smell of burning from Portugal's massive forest fires reached Madrid on Tuesday, Spanish emergency services reported, as both countries battle the blaze.

Spain firefighters battle to control huge Valencia wildfire

2022-08-16T22:04+0200jordantimes (en)

MADRID — Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in south-eastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials said on Tuesday. The fire began when lightning hit the Vall de Ebo area in the province of....

Europe caught between forest fires and drought

2022-08-16T21:01+0200thesaxon (en)

A French firefighter battles a forest fire near Belin-Beliet in southwestern France. Drought continues across much of Europe, while firefighters remain mobilized to fight the blazes ravaging France. While Portugal is also burning, Italy is experiencing a rare drought and the Rhine in Germany is reaching historic levels.

Wildfire in Portugal envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the “Four Towers” in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and ...

2022-08-16T20:45+0200alarabiya-en (en)

Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the “Four Towers” in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal’s Serra da Estrela national park, started on....

Barcelona has recovered an old technology to fight forest fires: goats

2022-08-16T19:31+0200bullfrag (en)

If something works, why touch it? After thinking about how to face the complicated challenge of forest conservation and tackle the risk of forest fires, especially in the areas closest to cities, the Barcelona authorities have come to the conclusion that the best thing is to recover the strategies....

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away MADRID (Reuters) - Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the "Four Towers" in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away o... 1h ago

2022-08-16T18:56+0200kelo (en)

MADRID (Reuters) – Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the “Four Towers” in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal’s Serra da Estrela national park, started on Aug.

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away

2022-08-16T18:12+0200saltwire (en)

MADRID (Reuters) - Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the "Four Towers" in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national park, started on Aug.

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400km away

2022-08-16T18:07+0200straitstimesSG (en)

MADRID (REUTERS) - Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the "Four Towers" in Madrid 400km away on Tuesday (Aug 16), and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national....

Spain firefighters battle to control huge Valencia wildfire

2022-08-16T18:04+0200muscatdaily (en)

Madrid, Spain – Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials said on Tuesday. The fire began when lightning hit the Vall de Ebo area in the province of....

Spain firefighters battle to control huge Valencia wildfire

2022-08-16T17:50+0200guardian-ng (en)

Members of the Forest Fires Reinforcement Brigades (BRIF) work to put out a wildfire in the Moncayo Natural Park, near the village of Borja, in the northern region of Aragon on August 15, 2022. – Firefighters today were battling strong winds trying to fight a huge forest fire blazing out of control....

Portuguese wildfire envelops Madrid skyscrapers in smoke 400 km away

2022-08-16T17:37+0200reuters (en)

MADRID, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Smoke from a huge wildfire in central Portugal enveloped skyscrapers known as the "Four Towers" in Madrid 400 km (250 miles) away on Tuesday, and residents of the Spanish capital complained of a strong burning smell. The fire, which has ravaged Portugal's Serra da Estrela national park, started on Aug.

Resumption of forest fire in a natural park in central Portugal

2022-08-16T15:05+0200tellerreport (en)

The fire has already ravaged 15,000 hectares of forest The forest fire in a Serra da Estrela natural park, declared under control last week in central Portugal , flared up again, mobilizing more than a thousand firefighters on Tuesday morning, according to civil protection.

Flames encroach on homes as fires force evacuations in Serra da Estrela

2022-08-16T15:00+0200euronews-en (en)

Updated: 16/08/2022. Flames encroach on homes as fires force evacuations in Serra da Estrela. Fires in Serra da Estrela flared up on Monday, 15 August, in the area of Vale da Amoreira (Amoreira Valley), in the municipality of Manteigas (Guarda). A village and the campsite of Valhelhas, in the municipality of Guarda, had to be evacuated.

Spain firefighters battle to control huge Valencia wildfire

2022-08-16T13:30+0200punchng (en)

Members of the Forest Fires Reinforcement Brigades (BRIF) work to put out a wildfire in the Moncayo Natural Park, near the village of Borja, in the northern region of Aragon on August 15, 2022. - Firefighters today were battling strong winds trying to fight a huge forest fire blazing out of control....

Named the cause of extreme droughts in Europe: and it's not...

2022-08-16T09:07+0200thesaxon (en)

Share send to Telegram; share on Facebook; tweet; send to Viber; Whatsapp; send to Messenger. One of the reasons for hot and dry summers is over the Atlantic Ocean. Heat and drought – these phenomena are now one of the main threats to the economy of European countries, as well as to the health of their inhabitants.

Spain continues to fight severe forest fires; over 380 blazes on record

2022-08-16T07:22+0200business-standard (en)

across the country. A fire about 60 km north-east of Alicante has destroyed about 6,500 hectares of forest since August 13, according to the state TV station RTVE. Around 1,200 people in the area of the town of Pego had to leave their homes as a precaution, reports dpa news agency.

Spain fights fierce fire fanned by winds

2022-08-16T01:28+0200mb-com-ph (en)

Members of the Forest Fires Reinforcement Brigades (BRIF) work to put out a wildfire in the Moncayo Natural Park, near the village of Borja, in the northern region of Aragon on August 15, 2022. Firefighters today were battling strong winds trying to fight a huge forest fire blazing out of control in....

Climate change: we need to adapt our forests in the face of wildfires

2022-08-15T19:30+0200atalayar (en)

This summer, in a depressingly familiar scenario, the world has had to deal with devastating wildfires, a highly visible and damaging illustration of the climate crisis. In the United States, several states are battling wildfires, including in Alaska, where more than 1.2 million hectares of land were destroyed by fire in mid-July.

Spain wildfire forces evacuations, destroys land

2022-08-15T19:08+0200newagebd (en)

A helicopter drops water as members of the Forest Fires Reinforcement Brigades work to put out a wildfire in the Moncayo Natural Park, near the village of Borja, in the northern region of Aragon, Spain, on Monday. — AFP photo. Hundreds of firefighters battled a blaze in northern Spain on Sunday that....

‘Monstrous’ forest fire rages in southwestern France

2022-08-15T18:32+0200d1softballnews (en)

MEXICO CITY.- More than a thousand firefighters fight against a Forest fire “monstrous” in southwestern France, which has already destroyed nearly 7,000 hectares of forest, authorities said. The Forest fire near the city of Bordeaux destroyed several houses and forced 10 thousand residents to flee.

NATO aircraft work together to fight fires across alliance

2022-08-15T17:52+0200ukdefencejournal (en)

NATO air forces are integrating their equipment and assisting national efforts to extinguish wildfires raging in many Alliance countries. According to the Alliance “Climate change has created natural disasters in countries worldwide from floods to catastrophic wild fires.

Europe, USA, Australia are burning: What can we do to prevent wildfire?

2022-08-15T17:28+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

, partly due to climate change. Declining rainfall and longer droughts are making forests so dry that localized lightening can spark a small fire that transforms into an inferno before firefighters can limit the damage. Such was the scale of the Australian Black Summer megafires of 2019-20 that....

Climate change turning up heat in Europe's forests

2022-08-15T14:44+0200aa-en (en)

GENEVA. Heat waves in Europe dialed up by climate change are leading to the most intense forest fires of recent years across the continent. Along with the surging temperatures, decreasing rainfall is making the fires even more dangerous. Since July, conflagrations have destroyed record expanses of land in France, Spain, Italy, and Portugal .

Goats and sheep will save Barcelona from forest fires

2022-08-15T14:43+0200slobodenpecat-en (en)

The city of Barcelona decided to solve the problem of drought and fires with an old but apparently still successful method. The authorities collected almost 300 sheep and goats from the local farms, which have one task - to graze as much grass as possible.

Climate Change Turning Up Heat In Europe's Forests

2022-08-15T14:27+0200haberler-en (en)

Heat waves in Europe dialed up by climate change are leading to the most intense forest fires of recent years across the continent. Along with the surging temperatures, decreasing rainfall is making the fires even more dangerous. Since July, conflagrations have destroyed record expanses of land in France, Spain, Italy, and Portugal .

2022 sees record Europe wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-15T13:51+0200TheFrontierPost-en (en)

PARIS (AFP): Europe’s blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU’s satellite monitoring service. And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe,....

About 1,500 evacuated from Spanish towns due to fires

2022-08-15T12:33+0200timesofoman (en)

About 1,500 people had to be evacuated from a cluster of towns in northeast Spain Sunday due to a raging forest fire. The Aragon region emergency services believes thousands of hectares were destroyed. Regional president Javier Lamban said the rapid spread due to high winds meant the situation is "critical.

Locals in Spain flee a wildfire out of fear amid the drought in Europe.

2022-08-15T11:13+0200nokiamobilephonenews (en)

Spain is experiencing a drought as terrified locals flee a wildfire. As two new wildfires broke out over the weekend due to the combination of bone-dry weather and extreme heat, this is the moment terrified locals were forced to flee a raging wildfire in Spain.

Terrified locals flee wildfire in Spain amid European drought

2022-08-15T10:58+0200dailymail (en)

This is the moment terrified locals were forced to flee a raging wildfire in Spain , as bone-dry weather and intense heat combined to trigger two new wildfires at the weekend. People were forced to flee the village of Anon de Moncayo, in Zaragoza province, on Sunday after a fire which began on....

Spain: About 1,500 evacuated from towns near Zaragoza due to fires | News | DW

2022-08-15T09:46+0200digitpatrox (en)

About 1,500 folks needed to be evacuated from a cluster of cities in northeast Spain Sunday as a consequence of a raging forest fireplace. The Aragon area emergency companies believes 1000’s of hectares have been destroyed. Regional president Javier Lamban mentioned the fast unfold as a consequence of excessive winds meant the scenario is “crucial.

1,500 evacuated from fires in Spain near Zaragoza

2022-08-15T09:18+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Madrid, Aug 15: About 1,500 people had to be evacuated from a cluster of towns in northeast Spain Sunday due to a raging forest fire. The Aragon region emergency services believes thousands of hectares were destroyed. Regional president Javier Lamban said the rapid spread due to high winds meant the situation is "critical.

1,500 evacuated from fires in Spain near Zaragoza

2022-08-15T06:56+0200digitpatrox (en)

Madrid, Aug 15: About 1,500 folks needed to be evacuated from a cluster of cities in northeast Spain Sunday resulting from a raging forest fireplace. The Aragon area emergency companies believes 1000’s of hectares have been destroyed. Regional president Javier Lamban stated the speedy unfold....

Europe suffers record wildfire destruction this year: Data

2022-08-15T01:27+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Fires this year have forced people to flee their homes, destroyed buildings and burned forests in several EU countries. (AA) Europe's blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU's satellite monitoring service.

1,500 evacuated from fires in Spain near Zaragoza

2022-08-15T00:54+0200dailyfinland-fi (en)

About 1,500 people had to be evacuated from a cluster of towns in northeast Spain Sunday due to a raging forest fire, reported DW, quoting news agencies AFP, AP and dpa. The Aragon region emergency services believes thousands of hectares were destroyed.

Spain: About 1,500 evacuated from towns near Zaragoza due to fires People in several towns had to flee their homes due to a raging forest fire. The blaze began near the town of Anon de Moncayo, 70 kilometers west of the northeast city of Zaragoza.

2022-08-14T21:47+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

About 1,500 people had to be evacuated from a cluster of towns in northeast Spain Sunday due to a raging forest fire. The Aragon region emergency services believes thousands of hectares were destroyed. Regional president Javier Lamban said the rapid spread due to high winds meant the situation is "critical.

La UE registra un récord histórico de 660.000 hectáreas quemadas en lo que va de año, con España a la cabeza

2022-08-14T18:42+0200europapress (es)

FILED - 11 August 2022, France, Belin-Beliet: A fire truck drives on a road past the flames of a forest fire near Belin-Beliet. French officials have warned that the forest fire could spread further in the southwest of the country. Photo: Thibaud Moritz/A - Thibaud Moritz/AFP/dpa. MADRID, 14 Ago.

La UE registra un récord histórico de 660.000 hectáreas quemadas en lo que va de año, con España a la cabeza

2022-08-14T18:41+0200notimerica (es)

FILED - 11 August 2022, France, Belin-Beliet: A fire truck drives on a road past the flames of a forest fire near Belin-Beliet. French officials have warned that the forest fire could spread further in the southwest of the country. Photo: Thibaud Moritz/A - Thibaud Moritz/AFP/dpa. MADRID, 14 Ago.

Wildfire / 2022 sees record wildfire destruction in Europe: EU

2022-08-14T16:34+0200newagebd (en)

A French firefighter holds a nozzle during a wildfire near Belin-Beliet, southwestern France, on August 13, 2022. – AFP photo. Europe’s blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the European Union’s satellite monitoring service.

Uso de la naturaleza y los datos para resistir las tormentas costeras

2022-08-14T14:43+0200vistaalmar (es)

Los eventos climáticos extremos son cada vez más comunes. Los fenómenos meteorológicos extremos son cada vez más frecuentes e intensos, a veces con consecuencias trágicas. Las ciudades costeras de Europa se están preparando para enfrentar los desafíos con la ayuda de la naturaleza y los datos del espacio exterior.

2022 sees record Europe wildfire destruction—EU

2022-08-14T14:07+0200manilastandard-ph (en)

Europe’s blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU’s satellite monitoring service. And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily.

Rain brings relief to France fires, but 1,000 more evacuated in the south

2022-08-14T13:35+0200thejournal (en)

OVERNIGHT RAIN HAS brought relief to parts of France battling wildfires, but a blaze in the south of the country has sent 1,000 people fleeing. France has been buffeted this summer by a historic drought as well as a series of heatwaves and several forest fires.

Europe suffers record wildfire destruction this year: Data

2022-08-14T12:49+0200trtworld (en)

Fires this year have forced people to flee their homes, destroyed buildings and burned forests in several EU countries. (AA) Europe's blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU's satellite monitoring service.

Due to the exceptional heat and drought, wildfires leave a record number of burned areas in Europe

2022-08-14T12:39+0200tellerreport (en)

Although the supposed fire season is not over yet, the initial outcome of the fires has been worsening in the European continent, as more than 660,000 hectares have been burned since last January, which is a record for this period of the year since the start of recording satellite data. for the fires in 2006.

2022 Sees Record Europe Wildfire Destruction: EU

2022-08-14T12:26+0200europesun (en)

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Europe's blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU's satellite monitoring service. - Other Media news - And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main....

2022 sees record Europe wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-14T08:03+0200straitstimesSG (en)

PARIS (AFP) - Europe's blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU's satellite monitoring service. And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe,....

2022 Sees Record Europe Wildfire Destruction, Says EU

2022-08-14T07:50+0200aawsat (en)

Europe's blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU's satellite monitoring service. And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily, AFP said.

2022 sees record Europe wildfire destruction – EU

2022-08-14T07:40+0200manilatimes (en)

PARIS: Europe's blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU's satellite monitoring service. And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this....

EU: 2022 sees record wildfire destruction across Europe

2022-08-14T07:31+0200alarabiya-en (en)

Europe’s blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU’s satellite monitoring service. And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily.

2022 sees record Europe wildfire destruction: EU

2022-08-14T07:30+0200brecorder (en)

PARIS: Europe’s blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU’s satellite monitoring service. And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this....

2022 Sees Record Europe Wildfire Destruction: EU

2022-08-14T07:06+0200barrons (en)

Europe's blistering summer may not be over yet but 2022 is already breaking records, with nearly 660,000 hectares ravaged since January, according to the EU's satellite monitoring service. And while countries on the Mediterranean have normally been the main seats of fires in Europe, this years, this year, other countries are also suffering heavily.

Extreme heat and drought continue to cause frequent fires in many European countries

2022-08-13T21:39+0200breakinglatest (en)

Since the beginning of summer this year, many countries in Europe have suffered severe forest fires due to persistent high temperature and extreme drought. Among them, the wildfires in France, Portugal and other countries are the most serious. According to data from the European Forest Fire....

France: Forest fires stopped spreading in south-west

2022-08-13T20:39+0200tellerreport (en)

Flames have been raging in south-west France since Tuesday. The emergency services managed to contain the spread - with support from all over Europe. Strong winds and storms could intensify the forest fires again. In France, firefighters have managed to stop the spread of the forest fires that have been raging in the south-west since Tuesday.

Europe at the bedside of France to fight against the fires

2022-08-13T17:20+0200thesaxon (en)

A contingent of 361 European firefighters came as reinforcements to support French colleagues in fighting several forest fires. Firefighters from several European countries were deployed on the ground on Friday to help France fight several fires ravaging forests in the grip of a new heat wave and a....

Serra da Estrela blaze finally dominated

2022-08-13T17:20+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Energy released energy equivalent of 25 atomic bombs on scale of Hiroshima. With the Serra da Estrela wildfire finally dominated after a week of inferno , the ‘mopping up operation’ will now get started in earnest. This incident was one of the longest forest fires ever to have been recorded in....

Carbon emissions, ozone pollution... How forest fires are suffocating the planet

2022-08-13T15:39+0200tellerreport (en)

Overheated, France continues to burn in the west. While the peak of the heat wave was reached on Friday August 12, with temperatures exceeding 41°C in the South-West, French firefighters – now supported by European reinforcements – continue to fight against forest fires, in particular by Gironde....

Thunderstorms expected around contained French fire

2022-08-13T13:51+0200RTERadio (en)

French firefighters were keeping a wary eye on a huge blaze that appeared to be contained in the country's southwest, with thunderstorms and strong wind gusts expected in the area overnight. The 40km fire front in the Gironde and Landes departments around Bordeaux "did not significantly progress overnight.

Portogallo: protezione civile, "sotto controllo" incendio in parco della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-13T11:39+0200agenzianova (it)

Lisbona, 13 ago 11:33 - (Agenzia Nova) - L'incendio boschivo nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, nell’area centrale del Portogallo, che ha già incenerito più di 17 mila ettari di terreno, è stato dichiarato "sotto controllo" nella notte. È quanto affermato all’emittente radiofonica “Tsf” dal....

Forest fires: When goats lend a hand to firefighters

2022-08-13T03:37+0200malaymail (en)

PARIS, Aug 13 — Goats are being called upon to graze in specific areas of vegetation in order to reduce the risk of forest fires or, if not to prevent them from starting to reduce their ancestry. It’s a traditional technique that has been recently revived by countries such as Portugal and France, which are increasingly exposed to megafires.

Forest fires: When goats lend a hand to firefighters

2022-08-13T03:34+0200themalaymailonline (en)

PARIS, Aug 13 — Goats are being called upon to graze in specific areas of vegetation in order to reduce the risk of forest fires or, if not to prevent them from starting to reduce their ancestry. It’s a traditional technique that has been recently revived by countries such as Portugal and France, which are increasingly exposed to megafires.

France gets help from EU neighbours as wildfires rage

2022-08-13T01:28+0200sbc-sc (en)

Firefighting teams and equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France on Thursday to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave compounded by a record....

Anche 100 mezzi di terra sono stati inviati da Polonia, Austria e Portogallo

2022-08-12T22:11+0200euronews-it (it)

canadair in funzione nei boschi della Gironda Diritti d'autore AP/AP Vigili del fuoco provenienti da tutta Europa hanno iniziato ad arrivare in Francia questo venerdì per aiutare a combattere diversi incendi, tra cui un gigantesco rogo che sta devastando le foreste di pini nella regione della Più....

France gets help from EU neighbours as wildfires rage

2022-08-12T20:59+0200seychellesnewsagency (en)

) - Firefighting teams and equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France on Thursday to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave compounded by a....

Crónica de una Europa que se seca

2022-08-12T18:58+0200pagina12 (es)

"Lo que está sucediendo no entra en lo que podemos definir como un verano normal". Es la advertencia del presidente de la AEMET, Miguel Ángel López González, en una entrevista concedida a Público . No ha sido el único experto en poner foco en el verano atípico.

EU neighbors help France fight wildfires

2022-08-12T18:13+0200manilatimes (en)

HOSTENS, France: Firefighting teams and equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France on Thursday (Friday in Manila) to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate.

Meteo Cronaca diretta: (Video) il Portogallo brucia, grosso incendio nel parco naturale della Serra de Estrela, leggi articolo completo

2022-08-12T17:22+0200ilmeteo (it)

Portogallo, 12 agosto 2022. Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale. L'incendio, scoppiato sabato scorso nel comune di Covilha, non....

I canadair e i vigili del fuoco Ue stanno aiutando la Francia a tentare di spegnere gli enormi incendi in Gironda

2022-08-12T16:13+0200eunews (it)

Dall'Italia mobilitati altri due mezzi di riserva della flotta rescEu (che salgono in tutto a sei con quelli di Svezia e Grecia) attraverso il Meccanismo di protezione civile europeo, oltre al supporto delle squadre di Germania, Polonia, Austria e Romania nell'area a sud di Bordeaux.

2022 sets record fire activity in Southwest Europe: EU

2022-08-12T15:49+0200whatsnew2day (en)

Fires that have set fire to tens of thousands of hectares of forest in France, Spain and Portugal have made 2022 a record year for wildfires in southwestern Europe, the EU’s satellite monitoring service said Friday. Amid a prolonged heat wave that sent temperature records plummeting, the Copernicus....

Francia atraviesa su peor ola de incendios forestales de los últimos 20 años, según la UE

2022-08-12T15:11+0200notimerica (es)

11 August 2022, France, Belin-Beliet: A firefighter walks past the flames of a forest fire near Belin-Beliet. French officials have warned that the forest fire could spread further in the southwest of the country. Photo: Thibaud Moritz/AFP/dpa - Thibaud Moritz/AFP/dpa. MADRID, 12 Ago.

Europe suffers as heatwave drives forest fires and dries rivers

2022-08-12T14:19+0200nbcnews (en)

Temperatures have once again approached 100 degrees Fahrenheit in the U.K. and France this week. A drought was officially declared early Friday in several parts of England, leaving millions facing restrictions on the use of water — much of its famously “green and pleasant” countryside has already gone brown.

In Europa numero record di incendi boschivi ed emissioni nocive

2022-08-12T14:05+0200askanews (it)

Milano, 12 ago. (askanews) – Quest’anno si è verificato un numero record di incendi boschivi nell’Europa meridionale e centinaia di migliaia di ettari di foresta sono stati ridotti in cenere in Francia, Spagna e Portogallo. Secondo i dati del servizio di monitoraggio dell’UE Copernicus,....

Forest fires: record summer for carbon emissions linked to fires in France

2022-08-12T13:44+0200tellerreport (en)

With major fires affecting the country since the start of the summer, France has recorded the highest carbon emission rate from forest fires since records began in 2003, the European program announced. on climate change Copernicus. More than a million tons of carbon were released into the air. Europe 1 with AFP 1:40 p.

Forest fire near Bordeaux forces more than ten thousand to flee

2022-08-12T09:12+0200euobserver (en)

Several were injured, one of them in serious condition. The massive forest fire, described by a fire chief as a "monster", has been raging for two days near the small town of Landiras and the smoke plume from the fire is so large that it is visible on satellite images.

France gets help from EU partners as wildfires rage

2022-08-12T08:36+0200euractiv-en (en)

Firefighting teams and equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France on Thursday (11 August) to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave compounded....

Dalla Gironda in Francia al parco naturale della Serra da Estrela in Portogallo: la mappa del fuoco in Europa

2022-08-12T07:57+0200euronews-it (it)

Incendi Diritti d'autore SDIS 33 via AP I vigili del fuoco continuano a lottare contro le fiamme nel dipartimento sudoccidentale francese della Gironda mentre oltre 10.000 residenti sono stati costretti ad evacuare. Per domare gli incendi, divampati nel territorio, sono mobilitati oltre 1000....

France gets help from EU neighbours as wildfires rage

2022-08-12T02:43+0200english-alaraby (en)

Firefighting teams and equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France on Thursday to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer compounded by a record drought....

France gets help from EU neighbours as wildfires rage

2022-08-12T01:09+0200BangkokPost (en)

HOSTENS (FRANCE) - Firefighting teams and equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France on Thursday to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave....

France gets help from EU neighbours as wildfires rage

2022-08-11T22:07+0200ahram-EN (en)

Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave compounded by a record drought, conditions most experts say will occur more often as a result of rapid climate change. "We must continue, more than ever, our fight against climate disruption and...

Six EU countries send firefighters to help battle French wildfires

2022-08-11T20:59+0200thejournal (en)

FIREFIGHTING TEAMS AND equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France today to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave compounded by a record....

France gets boost from EU neighbors as wildfires rage

2022-08-11T20:15+0200kuwaittimes (en)

HOSTENS, France: Six EU nations are sending firefighting teams and equipment to France as it battles a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate, officials said Thursday. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave....

France gets help from EU neighbors as wildfires rage

2022-08-11T20:04+0200naharnet-ar (en)

Firefighting teams and equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France on Thursday to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave compounded by a record....

France gets help from EU neighbours as wildfires rage

2022-08-11T19:23+0200digitaljournal (en)

Firefighting teams and equipment from six EU nations started to arrive in France on Thursday to help battle a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate. Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave compounded by a record....

France gets help from EU neighbours as wildfires rage

2022-08-11T19:13+0200hausa-legit-ng (en)

Most of the country is sweltering under a summer heatwave compounded by a record drought -- conditions most experts say will occur more often as a result of rapid climate change. "We must continue, more than ever, our fight against climate disruption and...

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T19:06+0200globodiroma (it)

(ANSA-AFP) – MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO – Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

France gets boost from EU neighbours as wildfires rage

2022-08-11T18:32+0200urdupoint (en)

Six EU nations are sending firefighting teams and equipment to France as it battles a spate of wildfires, including a fierce blaze in the parched southwest that has forced thousands to evacuate, officials said Thursday. Hostens, France, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 11th Aug, 2022 ) :Six....

European firefighters rush to France's aid as wildfires rage EU states, including Germany, are to send firefighters to help France put out a huge fire on its Atlantic coast. Fires this year have already burned out more French terrain than in all of 2021, EU figures say.

2022-08-11T16:53+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

Firefighters from Germany, Greece, Poland, Austria and Romania are being sent to France to fight a blaze south of Bordeaux that has reignited after being brought after control two weeks ago, the European Commission announced on Thursday. The deployment, at France's request, was hailed by French....

A Portuguese natural park devoured by flames

2022-08-11T14:44+0200tellerreport (en)

The fire has already consumed some 10,000 hectares of the protected park For several days, the Serra da Estrela natural park has been decimated by flames. This Thursday, more than 1,500 firefighters were still mobilized to put out this forest fire, in this mountainous region of central Portugal .

Brucia ancora il Portogallo, incendio nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela: le impressionanti immagini notturne

2022-08-11T14:13+0200ilfattoquotidiano (it)

Continua a bruciare il Portogallo . Un incendio è divampato nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela , situato nella più grande catena montuosa del Paese. Più di mille Vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati per cercare di contenere il rogo che da diversi giorni sta devastando la regione.

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T13:56+0200gazzettadiparma (it)

(ANSA-AFP) - MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO - Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T13:52+0200espansionetv (it)

(ANSA-AFP) – MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO – Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T13:48+0200lasicilia (it)

(ANSA-AFP) - MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO - Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T13:47+0200giornaledibrescia (it)

(ANSA-AFP) - MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO - Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T13:46+0200tiscali-it (it)

(ANSA-AFP) - MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO - Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T13:44+0200larena (it)

(ANSA-AFP) - MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO - Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T13:41+0200bresciaoggi (it)

(ANSA-AFP) - MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO - Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

Portogallo:incendio in parco naturale della Serra da Estrela

2022-08-11T13:33+0200ansa (it)

(ANSA-AFP) - MANTEIGAS, 11 AGO - Più di 1.500 vigili del fuoco sono stati mobilitati questa mattina per affrontare un incendio boschivo che imperversa da diversi giorni nel parco naturale della Serra da Estrela, una regione montuosa del Portogallo centrale.

Portogallo: circa 10 mila ettari di terreno divorati dagli incendi a Covilha

2022-08-11T12:50+0200agenzianova (it)

Lisbona, 11 ago 12:42 - (Agenzia Nova) - Circa 10 mila ettari di terreno sono stati divorati dalle fiamme a seguito di un incendio divampato a Covilha, nel distretto di Castelo Branco, in Portogallo. Secondo le informazioni provvisorie raccolte fino a oggi e disponibili sul sito web dell'Istituto....

‘It’s a human rights issue’: young adults take Portugal climate crisis to court

2022-08-11T07:58+0200news-yahoo-uk (en)

Cláudia Agostinho has been going to Pedrogao beach since she was a child. Back then it was a stretch of silver white sand sandwiched between pine trees and sea. Today Pedrogão beach, in central Portugal , is an apocalyptic reminder of the carnage and violence that can be brought by global heating.

‘It’s a human rights issue’: young adults take Portugal climate crisis to court

2022-08-11T07:13+0200guardian (en)

View of a previously submerged village revealed by low water level in Cabril dam reservoir in Pedrogao Grande, Portugal . Photograph: Rodrigo Antunes/Reuters. Cláudia Agostinho has been going to Pedrogao beach since she was a child. Back then it was a stretch of silver white sand sandwiched between pine trees and sea.

Wildfires continue to rage in France and Spain

2022-08-10T19:21+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

Firefighters struggled on Sunday to contain wildfires raging out of control in France and Spain as Europe wilts under an unusually extreme heat wave that authorities link to a rise in excess mortality. Two huge blazes have burned their way through pine forests for six days just south of the city of Bordeaux in southwestern France.

Eurostat: 365mila persone impiegate come vigili del fuoco professionisti nell’Ue. Incendi devastano migliaia di ettari di terra ogni anno

2022-08-10T10:34+0200agensir (it)

“Gli incendi divampati in tutta Europa hanno devastato migliaia di ettari di terra in Francia, Portogallo, Spagna, Italia e Grecia, mettendo alla prova i vigili del fuoco nei paesi colpiti”. Lo si legge in un rapporto diffuso da Eurostat, secondo il quale “nel 2021 circa 365mila persone sono state....

Worst drought in 500 years expected in Europe – European Commission

2022-08-10T04:19+0200thesaxon (en)

Share send in Telegram; share on Facebook. < li class="c-post__new-share__item"> tweet; send to Viber; Send to Whatsapp; send to Messenger. Almost 50% of the European territory is alarming for representatives of the European Drought Observatory (EDO). In terms of climate, this year is even more extreme than 2018.

Nowhere hotter. July 2022 was one of the hottest months on...

2022-08-10T02:16+0200thesaxon (en)

Share < /p> send to Telegram; share on Facebook; tweet; send to Viber; send to Whatsapp; send to Messenger. July this year was the sixth hottest month in European history and one of the three hottest months in the world. < /p> Satellite data show that last month was one of the three hottest months....

MIL-OSI Translation: Heat wave, drought, forest fires: July among the hottest months on record...

2022-08-09T19:26+0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

MIL OSI Translation. Region: France and French Territories – Source: United Nations – in French 2. Headline: Heatwave, drought, wildfires: July among hottest months on record (WMO) The last month of July had some of the hottest temperatures on record in many parts of the world, the UN meteorological agency reported on Tuesday.

McKinney fire: the largest fire in California this year

2022-08-09T16:56+0200yourweather (en)

McKinney fire: the largest fire in California this year. The McKinney Fire in California spread rapidly in an environment of searing heat, drought and lightning. Find out all about it here, with us! Meteored Portugal 1 hour ago 4 min Forest fires have been more frequent and intense in recent years.

How do we fight fire as temperatures rise? As wildfires again burn out of control, strategies to limit climate-fuelled infernos include fighting fire with fire.

2022-08-08T11:17+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

Fire has burnt through forests for hundreds of millions of years, but now unprecedented wildfires are burning hotter and longer partly due to climate change. Declining rainfall and longer droughts are making forests so dry that localized lightening can spark a small fire that transforms into a mega-blaze before firefighters can limit the damage.

Fires continue in northwestern Spain

2022-08-06T16:38+0200tellerreport (en)

An alert has been issued for the fire in the municipality of Boiro, where at least 1,200 hectares have already gone up in smoke since Thursday The fires do not weaken Saturday in the north-west of Spain, in Galicia, where the firefighters fight against six fires having ravaged at least 3,000....

El terremoto de Lisboa de 1755, el desastre que cambió la historia y enfrentó a la Inquisición con Rousseau, Voltaire y Kant

2022-08-06T12:01+0200acento (es)

Getty Images. Terremoto en Lisboa, pintura de Joao Glama (1708-1792), 1755. Portugal , siglo XVIII. "Nunca se vio una mañana más hermosa que la del 1 de noviembre", escribió el reverendo Charles Davy en 1755, uno de los muchos extranjeros que vivían en Lisboa.

Hundreds of iconic Barbary macaques feared dead in Morocco forest fire

2022-08-05T19:19+0200mongabay (en)

Macaca sylvanus ) monkey population living there. Some 7,500 hectares (18,500 acres) has burned, about half of the Bouhachem Forest Reserve. Local media reported that 935 families from 15 villages in the region of the fires were evacuated. Barbary Macaque Awareness and Conservation (BMAC), a U.K.

How do we fight wildfires as the planet heats up?

2022-08-05T17:41+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

Fighting fire with fire. Controlled or "prescribed" burning of forest vegetation, most often in the cooler months, helps lessen wildfire hazards in the summer by reducing the amount of kindling available to fuel fires. In fire-prone nations like the United States, Australia, Portugal , Spain, Canada,....

NATO deploys record 40 firefighting aircraft to Greece

2022-08-05T17:25+0200euronews-en (en)

A firefighting helicopter throws water near the village of Krestena south of Ancient Olympia, southwest of Athens, July 24, 2022. Copyright Giannis Spyrounis/ilialive.gr via AP NATO has deployed a record 40 firefighting aircraft to Greece to help the country combat wildfires, the alliance has announced.

Forests twice the size of Luxembourg were destroyed, a catastrophic outcome of seasonal fires in Europe

2022-08-04T16:24+0200tellerreport (en)

The European Union's joint research center said wildfires that broke out across Europe this summer have burned the second largest area on record so far, even though it is still the middle of the fire season. The European Union's joint research center said wildfires that broke out across Europe this....

Cerca de 80 concelhos do interior Norte e Centro em risco máximo de incêndio

2022-08-04T08:12+0200tsfPT (en)

This photograph taken on June 17, 2022 shows a graphic sign depicting the level of forest fire risk on maximum, in Pedrogao Grande. - 5 years ago, on June 17, 2017, 66 people lost their lives and 253 were injured in the Pedrogao Grande wildfire. In recent decades Portugal has been a country hit by....

New heatwave alert in Spain with blistering highs of more than 40C predicted

2022-08-03T13:41+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Spanish Met Office AEMET has declared the third heatwave of the summer with hottest conditions forecast for the Costa del Sol, central regions and the Canary islands. The intense heat, especially across inland regions, is expected to last until Sunday or Monday.

New heatwave alert in Spain with blistering highs of more than 40C predicted

2022-08-03T13:06+0200hulldailymail (en)

Spanish Met Office AEMET has declared the third heatwave of the summer with hottest conditions forecast for the Costa del Sol, central regions and the Canary islands. The intense heat, especially across inland regions, is expected to last until Sunday or Monday.

New heatwave alert in Spain with blistering highs of more than 40C predicted

2022-08-03T13:00+0200southwales-eveningpost (en)

Spanish Met Office AEMET has declared the third heatwave of the summer with hottest conditions forecast for the Costa del Sol, central regions and the Canary islands. The intense heat, especially across inland regions, is expected to last until Sunday or Monday.

New heatwave alert in Spain with blistering highs of more than 40C predicted

2022-08-03T12:46+0200icWales (en)

Spanish Met Office AEMET has declared the third heatwave of the summer with hottest conditions forecast for the Costa del Sol, central regions and the Canary islands. The intense heat, especially across inland regions, is expected to last until Sunday or Monday.

Irish tourist safety advice in 2022 with Spain and Portugal considered 'high risk'

2022-08-02T16:38+0200irishmirror (en)

See our Privacy Notice Irish holidaymakers wishing to go abroad to a select few countries are being advised by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to exercise a “high degree of caution” when travelling. Recent heatwaves have led to outbreaks of wildfires across Spain.

Technology against forest fires: When the fire brigade comes down from the sky

2022-08-02T15:11+0200tellerreport (en)

French President Macron recently called for more fire-fighting aircraft for the European Union in view of the forest fire horror reports from the Atlantic coast, but also because of the fires in the Mediterranean. But that's easier said than done. Because there is not much choice of such special aircraft.

Extremadura lucha contra la desertificación de la mano del proyecto 'Life Desert Adapt'

2022-08-02T11:20+0200elcorreodigital (es)

La superficie abrasada en el conjunto de la Unión Europea como consecuencia de los incendios se ha multiplicado por cuatro respecto a la media de los últimos 15 años, según datos de 'Copernicus' analizados por el Sistema de Información Europeo de Incendios Forestales.

Extremadura lucha contra la desertificación de la mano del proyecto 'Life Desert Adapt'

2022-08-02T11:10+0200lasprovincias (es)

La superficie abrasada en el conjunto de la Unión Europea como consecuencia de los incendios se ha multiplicado por cuatro respecto a la media de los últimos 15 años, según datos de 'Copernicus' analizados por el Sistema de Información Europeo de Incendios Forestales.

Extremadura lucha contra la desertificación de la mano del proyecto 'Life Desert Adapt'

2022-08-02T11:08+0200diarioSur (es)

La superficie abrasada en el conjunto de la Unión Europea como consecuencia de los incendios se ha multiplicado por cuatro respecto a la media de los últimos 15 años, según datos de 'Copernicus' analizados por el Sistema de Información Europeo de Incendios Forestales.

Extremadura lucha contra la desertificación de la mano del proyecto 'Life Desert Adapt'

2022-08-02T11:04+0200burgosconecta (es)

La superficie abrasada en el conjunto de la Unión Europea como consecuencia de los incendios se ha multiplicado por cuatro respecto a la media de los últimos 15 años, según datos de 'Copernicus' analizados por el Sistema de Información Europeo de Incendios Forestales.

Extremadura lucha contra la desertificación de la mano del proyecto 'Life Desert Adapt'

2022-08-02T10:45+0200europapress (es)

La superficie abrasada en el conjunto de la Unión Europea como consecuencia de los incendios se ha multiplicado por cuatro respecto a la media de los últimos 15 años, según datos de 'Copernicus' analizados por el Sistema de Información Europeo de Incendios Forestales.

MIL-OSI Translation: Fire to fight fire

2022-08-02T09:24+0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

MIL OSI Translation. French Polynesian to English – Source: Government of New Caledonia. “Tactical fire”, a traditional method of firefighting, without water, was the subject of training organized by the Civil Security and Risk Management Department (DSCGR), from July 25 to 29 in Boulouparis.

Fires increase in Brazilian Amazon in July

2022-08-02T03:11+0200thenews-pk (en)

RIO DE JANEIRO: The number of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon increased by eight percent last month compared with July 2021, according to official figures released on Monday, the latest alarm bell for the world’s biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring detected 5,373 fires last month, up from....

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-02T00:43+0200khmertimes (en)

Lisbon (AFP) – Portugal and France Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

Two dead in California’s largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T23:19+0200citizen (en)

Firefighters in northern California were battling Monday to gain control over the state’s largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes. Whipped up by strong winds and lightning storms, the McKinney Fire....

Fires increase in Brazilian Amazon in July

2022-08-01T20:23+0200samacharcentral (en)

The number of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon increased by eight percent last month compared with July 2021, according to official figures released Monday, the latest alarm bell for the world’s biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring detected 5,373 fires last month, up from 4,977 in July last....

Fires increase in Brazilian Amazon in July

2022-08-01T20:12+0200vervetimes (en)

The number of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon increased by eight percent last month compared with July 2021, according to official figures released Monday, the latest alarm bell for the world’s biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring detected 5,373 fires last month, up from 4,977 in July last....

Fires increase in Brazilian Amazon in July

2022-08-01T19:56+0200techcodex (en)

The number of forest fires in the Brazilian Amazon increased by eight percent last month compared with July 2021, according to official figures released Monday, the latest alarm bell for the world’s biggest rainforest. Satellite monitoring detected 5,373 fires last month, up from 4,977 in July last....

Two dead in California’s largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T19:51+0200iraqinews (en)

Yreka – Firefighters in northern California were battling Monday to gain control over the state’s largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes. Whipped up by strong winds and lightning storms, the McKinney....

US / Two dead in California’s largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T19:29+0200newagebd (en)

The ruins of the Oak Mobile Park are seen at the McKinney Fire in the Klamath National Forest northwest of Yreka, California, on Sunday. — AFP photo. Firefighters in northern California were battling on Monday to gain control over the state’s largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after....

BOSCHI, SELVICOLTURA E PRODUZIONI FORESTALI IN ITALIA

2022-08-01T18:50+0200agrariansciences (it)

ogni anno ) e anche perdite di vite umane: l’Italia è il terzo Paese più interessato dagli incendi boschivi in Europa, dopo Spagna e Portogallo Le cause sono quasi esclusivamente di origine antropica (dolosa o colposa), legate in prevalenza, direttamente o indirettamente, al progressivo abbandono di....

Thousands ordered to evacuate as California fire destroys homes

2022-08-01T18:37+0200omanobserver-om (en)

YREKA: The largest fire in California this year is forcing thousands of people to evacuate as it destroys homes and rips through the state's dry terrain, whipped up on Sunday by strong winds and lightning storms. The McKinney Fire was completely uncontained as it burned in Klamath National Forest in....

Two dead in California's largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T17:30+0200BangkokPost (en)

YREKA, US: Firefighters in northern California were battling Monday to gain control over the state's largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes. Whipped up by strong winds and lightning storms, the....

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T17:06+0200deutschewelle-ro (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T17:01+0200deutschewelle-hr (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

Two dead in California's largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T16:59+0200terradaily (en)

Firefighters in northern California were battling Monday to gain control over the state's largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes. Whipped up by strong winds and lightning storms, the McKinney Fire....

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T16:57+0200deutschewelle-sw (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

Dalla Russia al Portogallo gli incendi devastano i boschi

2022-08-01T16:27+0200euronews-it (it)

L'incendio di Mafra (Portogallo) Diritti d'autore PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP or licensors Dalla Russia all'ovest della Francia bruciano diversi boschi complici le alte temperature. Nella Gard, nel sud della Francia, 4 feriti in un rogo che e stato domato solo dopo che ha devastato 370 ettari;....

Two dead in California's largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T16:15+0200thejournal (en)

Whipped up by strong winds and lightning storms, the McKinney Fire ripped through the state’s dry terrain yesterday to spread over some 52,500 acres of Klamath National Forest near the town of Yreka — and was 0% contained as of last night according to CalFire.

2 Killed In California's Largest Wildfire This Year

2022-08-01T16:08+0200ndtvnews (en)

Yreka, US: Firefighters in northern California were battling Monday to gain control over the state's largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes. Whipped up by strong winds and lightning storms, the....

Year’s largest fire destroys California homes

2022-08-01T15:55+0200muscatdaily (en)

Yreka, US – The largest fire in California this year is forcing thousands of people to evacuate as it destroys homes and rips through the state’s dry terrain, whipped up on Sunday by strong winds and lightning storms. The McKinney Fire was completely uncontained as it burned in Klamath National....

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T15:48+0200timesofoman (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

Two dead in California’s largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T15:43+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

YREKA (United States), Aug 1 — Firefighters in northern California were battling today to gain control over the state’s largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes.

Two dead in California’s largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T15:36+0200themalaymailonline (en)

YREKA (United States), Aug 1 — Firefighters in northern California were battling today to gain control over the state’s largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes.

Two dead in California’s largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T15:33+0200malaymail (en)

YREKA (United States), Aug 1 — Firefighters in northern California were battling today to gain control over the state’s largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes.

Portugal, France battle major forest fires

2022-08-01T15:31+0200globaltimes (en)

Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply over the weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

Two dead in California’s largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T15:19+0200inquirer (en)

Yreka, United States — Firefighters in northern California were battling Monday to gain control over the state’s largest wildfire this year, which claimed two lives after exploding in size over the weekend and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes.

Two found dead in car as large fire blazes in Northern California forest

2022-08-01T15:11+0200thejournal (en)

According to the official Cal Fire website , the fire – known as the McKinney fire – in the Siskiyou County area is 52,498 acres and 0% contained. At least two people have been found dead in the fire, the Siskiyou County Sheriff said today . The two deceased were found inside a vehicle in a driveway.

01/08/2022 Two dead in California's largest blaze this year

2022-08-01T15:11+0200rfi-en (en)

Whipped up by strong winds and lightning storms, the McKinney Fire ripped through the state's dry terrain Sunday to spread over some 52,500 acres of Klamath National Forest near the town of Yreka -- and was zero percent contained as of Sunday night according to CalFire.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T14:10+0200deutschewelle-fr (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T14:10+0200deutschewelle-mk (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T13:56+0200deutschewelle-ha (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

Thousands evacuate as California’s McKinney fire spreads

2022-08-01T13:52+0200aljazeera-en (en)

The largest fire in California this year has forced thousands of people to evacuate as it wrecks homes and rips through the western US state’s dry terrain. The McKinney fire was completely uncontained as it burned in Klamath National Forest in Northern California, the state’s department of forestry....

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T13:50+0200deutschewelle-bs (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T13:42+0200deutschewelle-el (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T13:40+0200deutschewelle-sr (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T13:37+0200deutschewelle-bg (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

McKinney Fire, California's biggest of year, turns deadly The blaze, in Klamath National Forest in Northern California, also forced thousands to evacuate as it tore through drought-caused tinder dry terrain. 3M ago

2022-08-01T13:30+0200CBSnews (en)

McKinney Fire burns near Yreka, California, on July 30, 2022. FRED GREAVES / REUTERS. Des Moines, Iowa California's largest fire this year has taken at least two lives and was forcing thousands of people to evacuate as it destroyed homes and ripped through the state's dry terrain, whipped up on Sunday by strong winds and lightning storms.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T11:43+0200thesundaily (en)

LISBON : Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave | News | DW

2022-08-01T11:35+0200digitpatrox (en)

California is experiencing its largest fireplace this 12 months, with crews preventing to comprise it. Hundreds have been compelled to evacuate their houses. The McKinney wildfire has ripped via the state’s dry terrain, with sturdy winds and lightning storms anticipated to complicate the battle.

California sees largest fire of year, thousands forced to leave

2022-08-01T11:23+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T10:09+0200samacharcentral (en)

Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

California sees largest fire of 2022 The McKinney fire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, and is not yet contained.

2022-08-01T10:09+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

California is experiencing its largest fire this year, with crews fighting to contain it. Thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes. The McKinney wildfire has ripped through the state's dry terrain, with strong winds and lightning storms expected to complicate the battle. California has already seen multiple fires this summer.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T09:49+0200vervetimes (en)

Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T09:47+0200whatsnew2day (en)

Portugal and France suffered major wildfires on Sunday as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a fire broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and highways were closed.

El fuego también arrasa la economía: la deuda subirá cinco puntos por el cambio climático

2022-08-01T08:00+0200CincoDias (es)

El impacto económico de los desastres naturales y el cambio climático es un hecho incuestionable. Con cada incendio o inundación se pierden bienes de capital e infraestructura como viviendas, escuelas y caminos. Las catástrofes también incrementan los niveles de endeudamiento, terreno en el que España es especialmente vulnerable.

Forest fires have broken out again in France and Portugal

2022-08-01T07:15+0200california18 (en)

Several forest fires have broken out again in France and Portugal . According to the fire brigade, four emergency services were injured in a fire in the south-eastern French department of Gard on Sunday, one of them seriously. The firefighter was taken to the hospital with burns.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T05:33+0200bssnews (en)

LISBON, Aug 1 2022 (BSS/AFP) - Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T01:37+0200japantoday (en)

Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T01:15+0200malaymail (en)

LISBON, Aug 1 — Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T01:12+0200themalaymailonline (en)

LISBON, Aug 1 — Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

Portugal, France battle big forest fires as mercury soars

2022-08-01T00:27+0200straitstimesSG (en)

LISBON (AFP) - Portugal and France on Sunday (Aug 1) battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

Portugal-France-fire-climate-weather

2022-08-01T00:11+0200nampa (en)

Portugal , France battle big forest fires as mercury soars Lisbon, July 31, 2022 (AFP) - Portugal and France on Sunday battled major forest fires as temperatures rose sharply this weekend. In Portugal, a blaze broke out in the Mafra area, north of Lisbon, while in France at least four firefighters were seriously injured and motorways were closed.

EU solidarity to combat wildfires across the continent

2022-07-29T11:48+0200EC (en)

Europe is facing a very intense wildfire season this summer, with greater number of fires and larger areas burnt compared to previous years. Major fires have spread in Portugal and Spain, southern France, Slovenia, Italy, Greece, Czechia, and many other European countries.

3 arrested on suspicion of starting “dozens” of forest fires

2022-07-26T19:18+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

When investigating the occurrence of dozens of fires in the three municipalities, the PJ “proceeded, after collecting a vast body of evidence, to identify, locate and arrest three men, of Portuguese nationality, outside the act of committing a crime, as there were strong indications against them of....

What’s behind Europe’s hellish summer? | In Focus podcast

2022-07-26T13:14+0200thehindu (en)

Europe is reeling under a severe heat wave, with temperatures soaring past the 40-degree mark in many parts of the continent. One major side-effect has been a sharp spike in incidents of wildfires. Countries such as France, Spain, Portugal and Greece have reported hundreds of fires.

How climate crisis is driving heatwaves and wildfires

2022-07-26T07:53+0200gulfnews (en)

This year, heatwaves have broken their earlier record in many continents. Last week, an extreme heatwave created havoc in most of the Western parts of Europe. Several countries declared a state of emergency; intense heat caused deadly wildfires, melted roads, and runways, and triggered widespread power outages.

La ola de calor también ahoga a África

2022-07-26T06:20+0200lavanguardia (es)

En Europa, arden España, Francia y Portugal y el Reino Unido se derrite; al sur del Mediterráneo, África se abrasa. Desde hace diez días, cientos de bomberos marroquíes luchan con hasta seis incendios que han quemado 7.000 hectáreas y han obligado a desalojar de sus casas a 1325 familias y Túnez,....

Latest world news brief today, July 25

2022-07-25T19:03+0200d1softballnews (en)

“Very extreme fire danger” is forecast in parts of Spain, Portugal , Italy and Greece on Monday, according to the European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS). “Very Extreme Hazard” is the highest level of risk on the European Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecast (ECMWF)/Fire Weather Index (FWI) scale.

WHO: More than 1,700 people in Spain and Portugal have died due to the heat

2022-07-25T08:20+0200thetimeshub (en)

The abnormal heat has hit Europe and Portugal and Spain are suffering the most from high temperatures, more than 1,700 people have already died there. Europe is experiencing a heatwave that has sparked massive forest fires and killed thousands of people. Spain and Portugal suffer the most from high temperatures.

What's behind Europe's spate of deadly wildfires? 4 minutes ago

2022-07-25T03:40+0200newstalkzb (en)

Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they're probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken. A mass migration of Europeans from the....

Explainer: What's behind Europe's spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-24T22:40+0200nzherald (en)

Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they're probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken. A mass migration of Europeans from the....

California wildfire forces thousands to evacuate | News | DW

2022-07-24T03:18+0200digitpatrox (en)

1000’s of evacuation orders had been issued within the US state of California on Saturday as a fast-moving brush hearth close to Yosemite Nationwide Park started to develop quickly. Evacuation orders had been issued for over 6,000 folks, Sierra Nationwide Forest spokesman Daniel Patterson stated.

What is behind the deadly wave of fires in Europe?

2022-07-23T22:07+0200politiko (en)

And scientists say the fires are likely to get worse as climate change intensifies unless action is taken. The mass migration of Europeans from rural to urban areas in recent decades has neglected forests and left them at the mercy of droughts and heat waves that are becoming more common amid global warming.

WHO says heat-related deaths top 1,700 in Spain, Portugal

2022-07-23T13:33+0200timesofoman (en)

Brussels: An extreme heat wave that brought record temperatures to parts of Europe has caused over 1,700 deaths on the Iberian peninsula alone, the World Health Organization's European office said on Friday. "This year, we have already witnessed more than 1,700 needless deaths in the present heat....

Explained | What’s Causing Europe’s Spate Of Deadly Wildfires?

2022-07-23T13:08+0200india (en)

Lisbon: Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. Scientists say, they’re probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken.

Heat-related deaths top 1,700 in Spain, Portugal: WHO

2022-07-23T10:40+0200dailyfinland-fi (en)

An extreme heat wave that brought record temperatures to parts of Europe has caused over 1,700 deaths on the Iberian peninsula alone, the World Health Organization's European office said on Friday, reported DW, quoting news agencies AFP and dpa. "This year, we have already witnessed more than 1,700....

Incendi, l’Italia brucia: quali sono i danni visibili (e invisibili)

2022-07-23T08:52+0200quifinanza (it)

Cosa scatena gli incendi? Dopo aver risalito l’Europa occidentale partendo dal Portogallo fino al Regno Unito, i roghi stanno devastando la Penisola. Gli incendi estesi e inarrestabili sono la drammatica conseguenza del riscaldamento globale che a causa dell’estrema intensità di siccità prolungate....

Incendi, l'Italia brucia: quali sono i danni visibili (e invisibili)

2022-07-23T08:20+0200247libero (it)

Cosa scatena gli incendi? Dopo aver risalito l’Europa occidentale partendo dal Portogallo fino al Regno Unito, i roghi stanno devastando la Penisola. Gli incendi estesi e inarrestabili sono la drammatica conseguenza del riscaldamento globale che a causa dell’estrema intensità di siccità prolungate....

Graphs: See how recent French wildfires compare to previous years

2022-07-23T08:09+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

The two wildfires which began in Gironde on July 12 are now “contained” but not completely under control, having burnt nearly 21,000 hectares of land and caused the evacuation of 36,750 people from campsites and homes around La Teste-de-Buch and Landiras.

Over 100 mil. under heat warnings in U.S. as country swelters

2022-07-23T06:58+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

After suffering from sweltering weather conditions lately, Europe has got some much-needed relief from a deadly heatwave this week. In the U.S., though, more than a hundred million people are under heat warnings. Kim Hyo-sun has more. As Europe grapples with its own deadly heatwave, in the U.S.

EXPLAINER: What's behind Europe's spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-23T04:10+0200timesfreepress (en)

A local resident fights a forest fire with a shovel during a wildfire in Tabara, north-west Spain, July 19, 2022. Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they're probably going to get worse....

WHO says heat-related deaths top 1,700 in Spain, Portugal

2022-07-22T23:06+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

An extreme heat wave that brought record temperatures to parts of Europe has caused over 1,700 deaths on the Iberian peninsula alone, the World Health Organization's European office said on Friday. "This year, we have already witnessed more than 1,700 needless deaths in the present heat wave in....

WHO says heat-related deaths top 1,700 in Spain, Portugal

2022-07-22T23:05+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

An extreme heat wave that brought record temperatures to parts of Europe has caused over 1,700 deaths on the Iberian peninsula alone, the World Health Organization's European office said on Friday. "This year, we have already witnessed more than 1,700 needless deaths in the present heat wave in....

MADRID, 22nd July, 2022 (WAM) -- Spanish media reported on Friday that the country is having the worst year for forest fires since records began, as much of southern Europe remained in the grip of a heat wave, German press agency (dpa) reported. In the first seven months of this year, flames....

2022-07-22T20:32+0200wam-en (en)

MADRID, 22nd July, 2022 (WAM) -- Spanish media reported on Friday that the country is having the worst year for forest fires since records began, as much of southern Europe remained in the grip of a heat wave, German press agency (dpa) reported. In the first seven months of this year, flames....

WWF: “Gli incendi di domani vanno spenti oggi, nei paesi euromediterranei aumento del 20-30% ogni dieci anni”

2022-07-22T18:31+0200positanonews (it)

Nel 2021 più di 600.000 ettari sono andati in fumo nei sei paesi euromediterranei di Italia, Spagna, Portogallo, Francia, Grecia e Turchia, una superficie ben superiore alla media dei decenni precedenti, come già era accaduto nel 2017 e nel 2020. In Italia sono stati percorsi dalle fiamme circa 170.

La Siberia brucia nel silenzio generale, le immagini satellitari degli incendi sono impressionanti

2022-07-22T17:10+0200greenme (it)

Ancora un territorio devastato dalle fiamme che non danno tregua e che, nel silenzio generale, stanno mangiandosi ettari di ecosistemi preziosi. L’Europa brucia da settimane: Portogallo, e anche alcune regioni del nostro Paese (in particolare Versilia e Carso ) sono strette nella morsa del fuoco....

Several factors behind Europe’s spate of wildfires

2022-07-22T15:11+0200africa-cgtn (en)

Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they’re probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken. FILE – Firefighters work at the scene of a....

What's behind Europe's spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T13:43+0200naharnet-ar (en)

Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they're probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken. A mass migration of Europeans from the....

EU News | Official News Release | EU solidarity with Slovenia in combating wildfires

2022-07-22T12:49+0200wired-gov (en)

EU solidarity with Slovenia in combating wildfires. Slovenia recently (20 July 2022) requested assistance to tackle unprecedented forest fires in the Karst of Gorica region of the Miren Kostanjevica municipality. Various firefighting assets have been already deployed or are on their way to help the local responders.

AP Explains: What’s Behind Europe’s Spate of Deadly Wildfires?

2022-07-22T12:32+0200thenationalherald (en)

LISBON, Portugal — Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they’re probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken.

GRAPHS: See how recent French wildfires compare to previous years

2022-07-22T12:28+0200connexionfrance (en)

The two wildfires which began in Gironde on July 12 are now “contained” but not completely under control, having burnt nearly 21,000 hectares of land and caused the evacuation of 36,750 people from campsites and homes around La Teste-de-Buch and Landiras.

INCENDI, WWF: NEL 2021 BRUCIATI 170MILA ETTARI DI BOSCHI IN SEI NAZIONI

2022-07-22T11:09+0200nelcuore (it)

Nel 2021 più di 600.000 ettari sono andati in fumo nei sei paesi euromediterranei di Italia, Spagna, Portogallo, Francia, Grecia e Turchia, una superficie ben superiore alla media dei decenni precedenti, come già era accaduto nel 2017 e nel 2020. In Italia sono stati percorsi dalle fiamme circa 170.

EU solidarity with Slovenia in combating wildfires

2022-07-22T11:05+0200europeansting (en)

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is brought to you in association with the Yesterday, 20 June, Slovenia requested assistance to tackle unprecedented forest fires in the Karst of Gorica region of the Miren Kostanjevica municipality. Various firefighting assets have been already deployed or are on their way to help the local responders.

What's behind Europe's spate of major deadly wildfires? | Explainer

2022-07-22T10:50+0200business-standard (en)

Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they're probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken. A mass migration of Europeans from the....

Europe’s heatwave reaches Poland, Greece as it moves eastwards, brings wildfires

2022-07-22T10:03+0200euractiv-en (en)

The vast heatwave covering swathes of Europe moved steadily eastwards on Thursday (21 July), forcing countries including Italy, Poland and Slovenia to issue their highest heatwave alerts as firefighters battled wildfires across the continent. Since temperatures in southern Europe began to soar....

EXPLAINER: What's behind Europe's spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T09:50+0200timesofindia (en)

LISBON (PORTUGAL): Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they're probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken.

Heatwave reaches Poland and Greece

2022-07-22T09:36+0200GulfDailyNews (en)

ATHENS: The vast heatwave covering swathes of Europe moved steadily eastwards yesterday, forcing countries including Italy, Poland and Slovenia to issue their highest heatwave alerts as firemen battled wildfires across the continent. Since temperatures in southern Europe began to soar earlier this....

EXPLAINER: What’s behind Europe’s spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T09:10+0200TorontoStar (en)

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they’re probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken.

Extreme heat continues assault on North Hemisphere

2022-07-22T09:09+0200famagusta-gazette (en)

Heatwave has brought record high temperatures to several continents, making the Northern Hemisphere sweltering in extreme heat and fueling wildfire across Europe and the United States. A recent modeling study, published in Nature Geoscience on July 4, shows that an expanding high-pressure system....

EXPLAINER: What’s behind Europe’s spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T08:43+0200metro-us (en)

Posted on July 22, 2022 FILE – A local resident fights a forest fire with a shovel during a wildfire in Tabara, north-west Spain, July 19, 2022. Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop.

EXPLAINER: What’s behind Europe’s spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T08:33+0200apnews (en)

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they’re probably going to get worse as climate change intensifies unless countermeasures are taken.

EXPLAINER: What's behind Europe's spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T08:32+0200wsoctv (en)

Europe Wildfires Explainer FILE - A local resident fights a forest fire with a shovel during a wildfire in Tabara, north-west Spain, July 19, 2022. Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop.

EXPLAINER: What's behind Europe's spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T08:32+0200clickondetroit (en)

Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. FILE - A local resident fights a forest fire with a shovel during a wildfire in Tabara, north-west Spain, July 19, 2022. Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop.

EXPLAINER: What's behind Europe's spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T08:30+0200sfgate (en)

A mass migration of Europeans from the countryside to cities in recent decades has left neglected woodland at the mercy of the droughts and heat waves that are increasingly common amid global warming. One tiny spark can unleash an inferno. Fighting forest fires in Europe has never been so hard.

Perché con la siccità dovremmo pensare anche alle alluvioni

2022-07-22T08:30+0200247libero (it)

L'Europa sta bruciando: le alte temperature non danno tregua e nelle ultime settimane diversi roghi si sono sviluppati in Italia, Spagna, Portogallo, Francia, e Grecia. In vari Paesi europei sono migliaia gli ettari andati a fuoco e migliaia le persone evacuate.

EXPLAINER: What’s behind Europe’s spate of deadly wildfires?

2022-07-22T08:29+0200fresnobee (en)

FILE - A local resident fights a forest fire with a shovel during a wildfire in Tabara, north-west Spain, July 19, 2022. Major wildfires in Europe are starting earlier in the year, becoming more frequent, doing more damage and getting harder to stop. And, scientists say, they’re probably going to....

Perché con la siccità dovremmo pensare anche alle alluvioni

2022-07-22T07:31+0200laprovinciapavese (it)

L'Europa sta bruciando: le alte temperature non danno tregua e nelle ultime settimane diversi roghi si sono sviluppati in Italia, Spagna, Portogallo, Francia, e Grecia. In vari Paesi europei sono migliaia gli ettari andati a fuoco e migliaia le persone evacuate.

Perché con la siccità dovremmo pensare anche alle alluvioni

2022-07-22T07:31+0200lasentinella (it)

L'Europa sta bruciando: le alte temperature non danno tregua e nelle ultime settimane diversi roghi si sono sviluppati in Italia, Spagna, Portogallo, Francia, e Grecia. In vari Paesi europei sono migliaia gli ettari andati a fuoco e migliaia le persone evacuate.

Perché con la siccità dovremmo pensare anche alle alluvioni

2022-07-22T07:23+0200nuovavenezia (it)

L'Europa sta bruciando: le alte temperature non danno tregua e nelle ultime settimane diversi roghi si sono sviluppati in Italia, Spagna, Portogallo, Francia, e Grecia. In vari Paesi europei sono migliaia gli ettari andati a fuoco e migliaia le persone evacuate.

Europa, fiamme in calo tranne che in Slovenia, temporali in Gb

2022-07-21T19:01+0200kmetro0 (it)

K metro 0 – Madrid – L’ondata furiosa di incendi in Europa si è leggermente attenuata grazie alle temperature leggermente in calo, con i vigili del fuoco francesi che hanno iniziato ad avere la meglio su due grandi roghi; la Spagna che ha domato un incendio con due vittime, e nessun nuovo focolaio segnalato in Portogallo.

Gli incendi in Europa hanno già bruciato una foresta grande come il Molise

2022-07-20T20:29+0200europa-today (it)

In Gironda, nel sud-ovest della Francia, le fiamme continuano a bruciare uno dei polmoni verdi più importanti del Paese, dopo aver distrutto in pochi giorni oltre 20.600 ettari. In Portogallo, il governo ha prolungato lo stato d'allerta. In Grecia, la conta degli incendi attivi il 20 luglio ha raggiunto quota 117.

Gli incendi in Europa hanno già bruciato una foresta grande come il Molise

2022-07-20T20:25+0200citynews (it)

In Gironda, nel sud-ovest della Francia, le fiamme continuano a bruciare uno dei polmoni verdi più importanti del Paese, dopo aver distrutto in pochi giorni oltre 20.600 ettari. In Portogallo, il governo ha prolungato lo stato d'allerta. In Grecia, la conta degli incendi attivi il 20 luglio ha raggiunto quota 117.

Meteo cronaca diretta: (video) Spagna, Francia e Portogallo vanno a fuoco, gli incendi sono spaventosi, leggi articolo completo

2022-07-19T22:18+0200ilmeteo (it)

Meteo cronaca diretta: (video) Spagna, Francia e Portogallo vanno a fuoco, gli incendi sono spaventosi. Spagna, 17 luglio 2022. La Spagna va a fuoco. Nel piccolo comune di Morasverdes (414 abitanti) un grosso incendio ha e sta bruciano il bosco circostante.

Meteo cronaca diretta: (video) Spagna, Francia e Portogallo vanno a fuoco, gli incendi sono spaventosi Sono intervenuti i vigili del fuoco anche con elicotteri che trasportavano grossi recipienti pieni d'acqua. Situazione critica anche tra Francia e Portogallo Meteo cronaca diretta: (video) Spagna,....

2022-07-19T21:47+0200informazione (it)

Sono intervenuti i vigili del fuoco anche con elicotteri che trasportavano grossi recipienti pieni d'acqua. Situazione critica anche tra Francia e Portogallo. Meteo cronaca diretta: (video) Spagna , Francia e Portogallo vanno a fuoco, gli incendi sono spaventosi. TLE&width=650&height=365"]. Spagna, 17 luglio 2022.

Abbiamo un solo modo per salvare l’Europa dagli incendi: dire addio a gas e petrolio

2022-07-19T13:10+0200fanpage (it)

Perché l’Europa sta bruciando? La Spagna e il Portogallo stanno attraversando il periodo più secco degli ultimi 1200 anni: è quanto emerge da uno studio pubblicato in questi giorni su Nature Geoscience. A quanto pare, la colpa è dell’anticiclone delle Azzorre, lo stesso che molti oggi invocano a....

Gran parte de Europa está literalmente ardiendo, y el calor no parece aflojar pronto

2022-07-19T12:16+0200noticierouniversal (es)

El fin de semana pasado, los bomberos lucharon para contener los incendios forestales que arrasaron el suroeste de Europa, con una ola de calor que no muestra signos de amainar y Gran Bretaña a punto de establecer nuevos récords de temperatura los próximos días.

Rinnovabili, il Portogallo lancia un enorme progetto per la produzione di energia idroelettrica

2022-07-19T12:13+0200euractiv-it (it)

Il primo ministro portoghese António Costa ha affermato che “non c’è tempo da perdere” nella lotta ai cambiamenti climatici e nell’investimento in energie rinnovabili come il progetto di gigabattery Tâmega, che comprende tre dighe ed è stato inaugurato lunedì. Con una capacità di 1.

Ondata di calore senza precedenti travolge l'Europa occidentale: oggi caldo estremo nel Regno Unito, migliaia di persone in fuga per gli incendi tra Francia, Portogallo, Spagna e Grecia

2022-07-19T07:24+0200meteoweb (it)

Un'ondata di calore senza precedenti sta travolgendo l' Europa occidentale : oggi dovrà affrontare temperature ancora più alte mentre si sposta verso Nord. In Francia e nel Regno Unito sono stati emessi avvisi di caldo estremo, mentre la Spagna settentrionale ha registrato ieri temperature di +43°C .

Gran parte de Europa está literalmente ardiendo, y el calor no parece aflojar pronto

2022-07-19T04:51+0200mysteryplanet (es)

El fin de semana pasado, los bomberos lucharon para contener los incendios forestales que arrasaron el suroeste de Europa, con una ola de calor que no muestra signos de amainar y Gran Bretaña a punto de establecer nuevos récords de temperatura los próximos días.

Incendi, in Spagna 510 morti in 7 giorni. Sanchez: “Il cambiamento climatico uccide”. In Francia brucia la Gironda

2022-07-18T21:37+0200ilfattoquotidiano (it)

Caldo record e allerta massima anche in Portogallo. Sui social network, foto e video, ripresi dal mare, mostrano l'enorme fronte del rogo, alto diverse decine di metri, che divora le spiagge della Laguna e della Salie, a pochi chilometri a sud della Dune du Pilat.

L’Europa in fiamme

2022-07-18T20:32+0200ispionline (it)

Francia, Spagna, Portogallo e Grecia sono alle prese con numerosi incendi e ondate di caldo senza precedenti. Per gli scienziati, è l’effetto dei comportamenti umani sul clima. Sarebbero almeno mille le morti in Portogallo e Spagna causate dal grande caldo che sta colpendo la penisola iberica e il....

PAC, le nuove sfide geopolitiche

2022-07-18T19:01+0200247libero (it)

Francia, Spagna, Portogallo e Grecia sono alle prese con numerosi incendi e ondate di caldo senza precedenti. Per gli scienziati, è l’effetto dei comportamenti umani sul clima. Sarebbero almeno mille le morti in Portogallo e Spagna causate dal grande caldo che sta colpendo la penisola iberica e il....

Incendi, in Francia brucia la Gironda: in fumo 14mila ettari. Nessuna tregua per la Spagna, Sanchez: 'Il cambiamento climatico uccide'

2022-07-18T18:13+0200247libero (it)

Sui social network, foto e video, ripresi dal mare, mostrano l'enorme fronte del rogo, alto diverse decine di metri, che divora le spiagge della Laguna e della Salie, a pochi chilometri a sud della Dune du Pilat. Quindici dipartimenti in allerta rossa per il caldo. Caldo record e allerta massima anche in Portogallo.

Incendi, in Francia brucia la Gironda: in fumo 14mila ettari. Nessuna tregua per la Spagna, Sanchez: “Il cambiamento climatico uccide”

2022-07-18T17:25+0200ilfattoquotidiano (it)

Sui social network, foto e video, ripresi dal mare, mostrano l'enorme fronte del rogo, alto diverse decine di metri, che divora le spiagge della Laguna e della Salie, a pochi chilometri a sud della Dune du Pilat. Quindici dipartimenti in allerta rossa per il caldo. Caldo record e allerta massima anche in Portogallo.

Caldo record e incendi: l’Europa sta andando a fuoco

2022-07-18T15:37+0200money-it (it)

L’Europa sta bruciando : dal Portogallo alla Grecia , ormai sono andati in fumo decine di ettari di terreno. Migliaia di cittadini sono stati evacuati, insieme a chi era lì in vacanza, e ci sono anche state vittime tra vigili del fuoco e volontari. Gli esperti danno la colpa alla siccità estrema....

Gli incendi che stanno divampando in tutta Europa sembrano l’inferno di Dante

2022-07-18T14:34+0200greenme (it)

Fiamme, fiamme alte, e arbusti bruciati, a creare uno scenario apocalittico di rara immaginazione. Dal Portogallo alla Francia, passando per una torrida Spagna (ma non meno in Italia), lo scenario è sempre lo stesso e assomiglia più ai gironi infernali di Dante che al suo Paradiso.

Dalla Spagna all’Inghilterra, l’Europa nella morsa di caldo e incendi

2022-07-18T12:24+0200lifegate (it)

Al contempo, in Andalusia , ovvero nella porzione meridionale della Spagna, un grave incendio si è sviluppato nei pressi della città di Malaga . Le autorità sono state costrette ad evacuare più di tremila persone. Portogallo, due morti e 60 feriti per gli incendi.

Incendi boschivi in Portogallo: rientrati i due Canadair italiani

2022-07-18T10:59+0200publicnow (it)

18/07/2022 | News release | Distributed by Public on 18/07/2022 08:56 Incendi boschivi in Portogallo: rientrati i due Canadair italiani.

Incendi e temperature record: la settimana più calda in Europa

2022-07-18T09:45+0200vanityfair (it)

Francia, Portogallo, Spagna e tutto il Mediterraneo. Ci sono incendi enormi nei Paesi dell'Europa del Sud, brucia tutto il Mediterraneo . Il caldo estremo e la mancanza di pioggia portano al propagarsi delle fiamme che sono, come sempre alimentate dal vento. In questi mesi sono bruciati 346.

L’Europa occidentale brucia per le alte temperature: migliaia di ettari di boschi devastati dagli incendi, un morto in Spagna

2022-07-18T07:24+0200nuovavenezia (it)

Gli incendi continuano a devastare il sud-ovest dell'Europa, mentre l'ondata di calore non accenna a diminuire e la Gran Bretagna si prepara a battere nuovi record di alte temperature questa settimana. Le fiamme infuriano in Francia, Grecia, Portogallo e Spagna dove sono andati distrutti migliaia di....

L’Europa occidentale brucia per le alte temperature: migliaia di ettari di boschi devastati dagli incendi, un morto in Spagna

2022-07-18T07:21+0200ilsecoloxix (it)

Gli incendi continuano a devastare il sud-ovest dell'Europa, mentre l'ondata di calore non accenna a diminuire e la Gran Bretagna si prepara a battere nuovi record di alte temperature questa settimana. Le fiamme infuriano in Francia, Grecia, Portogallo e Spagna dove sono andati distrutti migliaia di....

L’Europa occidentale brucia per le alte temperature: migliaia di ettari di boschi devastati dagli incendi, un morto in Spagna

2022-07-18T07:16+0200lasentinella (it)

Gli incendi continuano a devastare il sud-ovest dell'Europa, mentre l'ondata di calore non accenna a diminuire e la Gran Bretagna si prepara a battere nuovi record di alte temperature questa settimana. Le fiamme infuriano in Francia, Grecia, Portogallo e Spagna dove sono andati distrutti migliaia di....

L’Europa occidentale brucia per le alte temperature: migliaia di ettari di boschi devastati dagli incendi, un morto in Spagna

2022-07-18T07:15+0200lastampa (it)

Gli incendi continuano a devastare il sud-ovest dell'Europa, mentre l'ondata di calore non accenna a diminuire e la Gran Bretagna si prepara a battere nuovi record di alte temperature questa settimana. Le fiamme infuriano in Francia, Grecia, Portogallo e Spagna dove sono andati distrutti migliaia di....

L’Europa occidentale brucia per le alte temperature: migliaia di ettari di boschi devastati dagli incendi, un morto in Spagna

2022-07-18T07:12+0200laprovinciapavese (it)

Gli incendi continuano a devastare il sud-ovest dell'Europa, mentre l'ondata di calore non accenna a diminuire e la Gran Bretagna si prepara a battere nuovi record di alte temperature questa settimana. Le fiamme infuriano in Francia, Grecia, Portogallo e Spagna dove sono andati distrutti migliaia di....

Europa in fiamme: migliaia i cittadini evacuati e centinaia i morti

2022-07-17T15:05+0200citynews (it)

L'Europa brucia. Le alte temperature e il caldo torrido stanno mettendo a rischio i boschi di Portogallo, Spagna, Francia, Grecia e Marocco. E' un record quello dei roghi nel Vecchio continente, dove da gennaio ad oggi sono bruciati 346mila ettari di boschi, più dell'intera Val d'Aosta. Il triplo della media degli ultimi 16 anni.

Europa in fiamme: migliaia i cittadini evacuati e centinaia i morti

2022-07-17T15:03+0200europa-today (it)

L'Europa brucia. Le alte temperature e il caldo torrido stanno mettendo a rischio i boschi di Portogallo, Spagna, Francia, Grecia e Marocco. E' un record quello dei roghi nel Vecchio continente, dove da gennaio ad oggi sono bruciati 346mila ettari di boschi, più dell'intera Val d'Aosta. Il triplo della media degli ultimi 16 anni.

Migliaia di persone sono state evacuate tra gli incendi in Francia, Portogallo e Spagna quando le temperature raggiungono il record di 117F.

2022-07-17T12:24+0200notizieglobali (it)

Migliaia di persone sono state costrette a lasciare le loro case in Francia, Portogallo e Spagna quando le temperature hanno raggiunto livelli record venerdì, causando incendi devastanti e rovinando le vacanze. In Francia, Portogallo e Spagna, eserciti di vigili del fuoco hanno combattuto gli....

Gli incendi divampano nel soffocante sud-ovest dell’Europa.

2022-07-17T10:09+0200notizieglobali (it)

Nell’Europa sudoccidentale, i vigili del fuoco hanno combattuto gli incendi in Francia, Portogallo e Spagna mentre la Gran Bretagna si preparava al “caldo estremo”, costringendo l’evacuazione di migliaia di persone e rovinando le vacanze. In Francia, Portogallo e Spagna i vigili del fuoco hanno....

In Europa continuano il caldo e gli incendi

2022-07-17T10:08+0200zazoom-it (it)

(Di domenica 17 luglio 2022) In Francia, in Spagna, in Portogallo e in Grecia bruciano i boschi, mentre le temperature superano i 40 °C. : In Europa continuano il caldo e gli incendi - : @AngeloBonelli1 Nonostante ciò in #europa oltre 250milioni di #auto continuano a inquinare ogni giorno solo per....

In Europa continua continuano il caldo e gli incendi

2022-07-17T10:08+0200zazoom-it (it)

(Di domenica 17 luglio 2022) In Francia, in Spagna, in Portogallo e in Grecia bruciano i boschi, mentre le temperature superano i i 40 °C. : L’approvazione del ddl autocoltivazione #cannabis sancirebbe la presa d’atto del fallimento del proibizionismo.

Da gennaio bruciati 346mila ettari. Il triplo rispetto alla media. E ora incendi accesi dalla Francia al Portogallo. Al Nord regna il caldo. In Gran Bretagna temperature da record fino a 40 gradi. E in Spagna si sfiorano i 50

2022-07-17T04:06+0200repubblica (it)

L'Europa brucia. Bruciano le temperature. E brucia la terra. Il Regno Unito, la Germania e la Danimarca sono in allerta e attendono i 40 gradi già da oggi, e lo stesso accade in Francia, Parigi compresa; l'Italia li supererà di nuovo a giorni in diverse città; in Spagna si è andati già oltre i 50 al....

Incendios forestales causan severos daños en Europa

2022-07-16T16:15+0200espanol-almayadeen (es)

España, Portugal , Francia, Grecia, Croacia y Turquía reportaron incendios forestales durante esta semana. En medio de la segunda ola de calor, el fuego quemó casas y amenazó medios de subsistencia. En el distrito de Leiria, en el centro de Portugal, el comandante de Emergencia Nacional y Protección....

Fuoco sull'Europa sud-occidentale, morto un pilota portoghese

2022-07-16T16:07+0200euronews-it (it)

Incendi boschivi in Europa Diritti d'autore Armando Franca/Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved I vigili del fuoco in Portogallo fronteggiano incendi devastanti con l'intero paese che resta in allerta rossa. Un aereo che stava operando nell'area settentrionale lusitana per spegnare gli incendi boschivi è precipitato.

Spagna, incendio a Morasverdes: pompieri al lavoro per domare le fiamme

2022-07-16T15:07+0200zazoom-it (it)

(Di sabato 16 luglio 2022) Vigili del fuoco spagnoli al lavoro per domare le fiamme di un incendio boschivo che e' scoppiato a Morasverdes , non lontano dal confine con il Portogallo, mentre diversi roghi divampano in tutta l'... : ???? #Spagna, almeno 84 morti attribuibili all'eccesso di....

Il Sud Europa in fiamme. Migliaia di evacuati in Portogallo, Spagna e Francia

2022-07-15T16:00+0200huffingtonpost-Italia (it)

Spagna, Portogallo, Francia bruciano e le persone sfollate sono migliaia. Al caldo che tocca picchi al di sopra delle medie stagionali e non accenna a diminuire, si aggiunge quindi un'emergenza incendi. Non solo a Roma, in cui centinaia di roghi sono stati spenti in queste settimane. Il problema tocca diversi paesi del Mediterraneo.

UNIONE EUROPEA 3 min L'Europa in fiamme Dal Portogallo alla Francia, i boschi bruciano per l'ondata di calore estrema che presto interesserà anche la Svizzera

2022-07-13T16:03+0200tio (it)

MADRID - Migliaia di persone evacuate, migliaia di pompieri mobilizzati. L'ondata di caldo straordinaria che sta colpendo l'ovest Europa sta bruciando la terra. Dal Portogallo al sud della Francia, il fuoco divampa violento e porta con sé anche delle vite umane. Tre giorni fa , diversi lambivano già comuni e cittadine.

P&G y Alcampo junto a Reforest’Action plantan 8.000 árboles en zonas afectadas por incendios

2022-07-13T12:43+0200madera-sostenible (es)

colaboran con Reforest’Action con el objetivo de recuperar los ecosistemas forestales afectados por los incendios para revitalizar así la biodiversidad local, fomentar el desarrollo del mundo rural y frenar la desertificación. El proyecto anunciado por ambas compañías contribuirá a la regeneración de 80.

Incendi, in Portogallo è stato di emergenza

2022-07-11T16:04+0200informazione (it)

Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del paese, mentre le temperature… Secondo l'UE, i cambiamenti climatici hanno messo il continente di fronte a uno degli anni più....

Il Portogallo continua a bruciare

2022-07-11T15:08+0200tvsvizzera (it)

Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del paese, mentre le temperature superano in parte i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi, il Portogallo brucia: il governo dichiara lo stato d’emergenza

2022-07-11T13:24+0200meteoweek (it)

il Centro e il Nord del Portogallo . Per contrastare gli incendi, il governo portoghese ha dichiarato lo stato di emergenza e mobilitato migliaia di pompieri e anche reparti dell’esercito. Portogallo in fiamme . Mobilitati migliaia di uomini, tra vigili del fuoco e militari con mezzi e aerei.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T19:17+0200lavocedinewyork (it)

Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi, in Portogallo è stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T18:55+0200ticinonews (it)

Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

PORTOGALLO 4 min Più di cento incendi bruciano il Portogallo Solo oggi otto grandi roghi hanno occupato migliaia di membri della protezione civile

2022-07-10T18:38+0200tio (it)

LISBONA - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

CaldoIncendi, in Portogallo è stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T18:18+0200cdt (it)

Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T18:17+0200espansionetv (it)

(ANSA) – ROMA, 10 LUG – Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T18:08+0200lagazzettadelmezzogiorno-en (it)

(ANSA) - ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T18:03+0200lagazzettadelmezzogiorno (it)

(ANSA) - ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi, in Portogallo è stato d’emergenza

2022-07-10T17:57+0200laregione (it)

Migliaia di Vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il Centro e il Nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T17:53+0200giornaledibrescia (it)

ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T17:51+0200larena (it)

(ANSA) - ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T17:48+0200altoadige (it)

(ANSA) - ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, il governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T17:44+0200ansa (it)

Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T17:44+0200lasicilia (it)

ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

GALLERY: Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T17:43+0200bresciaoggi (it)

(ANSA) - ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T17:39+0200tiscali-it (it)

(ANSA) - ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

Incendi in Portogallo, governo dichiara stato di emergenza

2022-07-10T17:34+0200ansa (it)

(ANSA) - ROMA, 10 LUG - Migliaia di vigili del fuoco, militari con mezzi e aerei sono al lavoro in Portogallo per cercare di contenere otto violenti incendi che hanno colpito il centro e il nord del Paese, mentre le temperature superano in qualche caso i 40 gradi e il vento alimenta le fiamme.

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