Forest Fire (23097 ha) in Australia 18 May 2022

Event summary

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

GDACS ID WF 1006175
Countries: Australia
Start Date - Last detection*: 18 May 2022 - 27 May 2022
Duration (days): 9
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 23097 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 21 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

La crisi climatica chiama ogni giorno, non solo nella Giornata mondial ... 2022-06-05T07:33+0200.

Tempo di Lettura: 4 minuti. Alluvioni, incendi devastanti, trombe d’aria, inondazioni: la crisi climatica è sotto i nostri occhi ogni giorno, ma preferiamo far finta di non sentire il grido disperato del nostro Pianeta, agonizzante da tropp
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La crisi climatica chiama ogni giorno, non solo nella Giornata mondial ... 2022-06-05T06:36+0200.

Alluvioni, incendi devastanti, trombe d’aria, inondazioni: la crisi climatica è sotto i nostri occhi ogni giorno, ma preferiamo far finta di non sentire il grido disperato del nostro Pianeta, agonizzante da troppo tempo. Puntualmente, in oc
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How Satellites are Managing Wildfires2022-06-04T21:16+0200.

Reading Time: 3 min. Spring and summer are the peak seasons for wildfires. Its consequences can be devastating, ranging from significant loss of forest areas and risks to residential areas, to animal deaths and severe air pollution. One of
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Disastri naturali: l’importanza della prevenzione2022-06-02T10:54+0200.

di C.Alessandro Mauceri – Almeno 91 morti in Brasile a causa di inondazioni e smottamenti. Migliaia i dispersi, specie nelle favelas delle città nord-orientali di Recife e Jaboatao dos Guararapes, le più colpite. La scorsa settimana forti p
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (26), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),