Forest Fire (12575 ha) in Namibia 22 Aug 2021

Event summary

This forest fire can have a low humanitarian impact based on the and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1002044
Countries: Namibia
Start Date - Last detection*: 22 Aug 2021 - 24 Aug 2021
Duration (days): 2
People affected: 97 in the burned area
Burned area: 12575 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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

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