Forest Fire (5936 ha) in Australia 16 Jun 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 1006360
Countries: Australia
Start Date - Last detection*: 16 Jun 2022 - 21 Jun 2022
Duration (days): 5
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 5936 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Si prevede che le dimensioni del mercato globale dei prodotti chimici antincendio registreranno una prolifica traiettoria di crescita a causa del frequente verificarsi di incidenti legati agli incendi sul posto di lavoro negli ultimi dieci
Koalan threatened with extinction after natural disasters - so it must ... 2022-06-28T03:21+0200.

2022-06-28T01:17:55.245Z. In Australia, the dramatic forest fires and floods of recent years have severely decimated the koala strain so that it is now endangered. But thanks to the efforts of volunteers, there is hope of saving the stock.
Egyptian Researcher succeeds in predicting forest fires in Australia, ... 2022-06-27T14:51+0200.

CAIRO – 27 June 2022: Mina Hanin is one of the Egyptian experts living in Australia, and he was recognized for his success in predicting forest fires. Hanin’s team success helps starting extinguishing operations within a record time, and th

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