Forest Fire (37353 ha) in United States 12 Sep 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 1002451
Countries: United States
Start Date - Last detection*: 12 Sep 2021 - 01 Oct 2021
Duration (days): 19
People affected: 117 in the burned area
Burned area: 37353 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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