Forest Fire (20044 ha) in Russian Federation 14 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 1006109
Countries: Russian Federation
Start Date - Last detection*: 14 May 2022 - 23 May 2022
Duration (days): 9
People affected: 2 in the burned area
Burned area: 20044 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Environmental damage Russians inflicted on Luhansk region stands at ov ... 2022-05-29T07:11+0200.

According to Ukrinform, this was reported by the press service of the State Ecological Inspectorate. "Specialists of the State Ecoinspectorate with the help of modern space technology have detected large-scale forest fires in Luhansk region
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Forest fire area in Russia grows by 4,500 hectares per day - Forest Pr ... 2022-05-16T09:38+0200.

VLADIVOSTOK, May 16, 2022 (BSS /TASS) - The total area of forest fires in. Russia has increased by 4,500 hectares over the past day, the press service of the Federal Aviation Forest Protection Service reported on Monday. As of Sunday mornin
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (25), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),