Forest Fire (14492 ha) in Mozambique 27 Oct 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 1009899
Countries: Mozambique
Start Date - Last detection*: 27 Oct 2022 - 14 Nov 2022
Duration (days): 18
People affected: 2660 in the burned area
Burned area: 14492 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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