Forest Fire (7228 ha) in Australia 04 May 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 1006052
Countries: Australia
Start Date - Last detection*: 04 May 2022 - 11 May 2022
Duration (days): 7
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 7228 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Odio l’estate: arrivano gli incendi e l’ozono si riduce2022-05-14T16:09+0200.

Un nuovo studio del MIT ha stabilito per la prima volta una correlazione certa tra le particelle di fumo arrivate nella stratosfera durante gli incendi e la riduzione dell’ozono. Jennifer Chu. Gli incendi che sono divampati in oltre 43 mili
Segmentazione e analisi del mercato dei prodotti chimici antincendio, ... 2022-05-12T10:29+0200.

Si prevede che le dimensioni del mercato globale dei prodotti chimici antincendio registreranno una prolifica traiettoria di crescita a causa del frequente verificarsi di incidenti legati agli incendi sul posto di lavoro negli ultimi dieci
Climate change to make droughts longer, more common, says UN2022-05-12T07:47+0200.

FILE - Herders supply water from a borehole to give to their camels during a drought near Kuruti, in Garissa County, Kenya on Oct. 27, 2021. The frequency and duration of droughts will continue to increase due to human-caused climate change
Amenazas al mundo2022-05-12T07:25+0200.

En los últimos años la tierra ha sufrido tremendas arremetidas de la naturaleza trayendo con ello grandes desastres en diversos puntos del planeta. Los terremotos, maremotos y tsunamis. Los incendios forestales e inundaciones muestran una a

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