Forest Fire (6037 ha) in Brazil 08 Oct 2021

Event summary

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

GDACS ID WF 1002685
Countries: Brazil
Start Date - Last detection*: 08 Oct 2021 - 11 Oct 2021
Duration (days): 3
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 6037 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Mentre il Brasile sudorientale sta affrontando la peggiore siccità degli ultimi 91 anni, almeno 6 persone sono morte nello Stato di San Paolo nelle ultime settimane a causa di tempeste di sabbia. Enormi nubi di polvere, con venti fino a 100

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