Forest Fire (7886 ha) in Venezuela 09 Apr 2024

Event summary

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

GDACS ID WF 1019574
Countries: Venezuela
Start Date - Last detection*: 09 Apr 2024 - 14 Apr 2024
Duration (days): 5
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 7886 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Amid record-high fires across the Amazon, Brazil loses primary forests2024-04-23T09:12+0200.

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L’ufficio australiano di meteorologia ha dichiarato concluso l’evento climatico ricorrente detto El Niño, affermando che le condizioni nella fascia tropicale del Pacifico stanno tornando alla normalità e che la temperatura delle acque sta c
Love and grief triumph in photo awards2024-04-18T12:55+0200.

Kibrom Berhane, 24, greets his mother for the first time since joining the Tigray Defense Forces, two years earlier. He lost his leg a month before the peace agreement. And impressed by Kibrom's determination to return to his everyday life,
Efemérides del 18 de abril2024-04-18T07:05+0200.

En un 18 de abril, pero de 1938, sale a la venta la primera edición de la revista Actions Comic, donde Superman aparece por primera vez. Otras efemérides. 1506.- El papa Julio II coloca la primera piedra de la basílica de San Pedro, en Roma

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (27), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),