Forest Fire (6386 ha) in Mexico 12 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 1019610
Countries: Mexico
Start Date - Last detection*: 12 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024
Duration (days): 14
People affected: 29 in the burned area
Burned area: 6386 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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How are Canada's forests faring after the wildfires? Beyond the Arctic Circle, fire is a natural part of the landscape. But climate change is causing the permafrost to thaw and the risk of forest fires is increasing. What if they become eve
Incendios forestales azotan a Acapulco tras seis meses del huracán Oti ... 2024-05-01T04:13+0200.

Los incendios forestales han azotado en la última semana al puerto mexicano de Acapulco, seis meses después de la devastación que dejó el Otis , que rompió el récord de intensificación de un ciclón en México el 25 de octubre. Las llamas com

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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),