Forest Fire (18140 ha) in Namibia 21 Nov 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 1003518
Countries: Namibia
Start Date - Last detection*: 21 Nov 2021 - 27 Nov 2021
Duration (days): 6
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 18140 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Global ecosystem services versus unending human activities2021-11-21T23:18+0100.

By Peter Makwanya. ECOSYSTEMS are a geographical area where plants, animals and other organisms, as well as weather and landscapes work together from a bubble of life. Ecosystems contain biotic or living parts, factors or non-living parts.

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