Forest Fire (12515 ha) in Bolivia 10 Aug 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 1008219
Countries: Bolivia
Start Date - Last detection*: 10 Aug 2022 - 23 Aug 2022
Duration (days): 13
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 12515 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Anteater rescued from wildfires ravaging protected areas in Bolivia2022-08-19T04:19+0200.

Key points: Wildfires left around 14 hectares of terrain burnt across three different protected areas this week; Annual forest fires in Bolivia have intensified in recent years; Bolivia's forests are home to jaguars, pumas, anteaters, night

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