Forest Fire (12359 ha) in Australia 05 Nov 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 1009988
Countries: Australia
Start Date - Last detection*: 05 Nov 2022 - 20 Nov 2022
Duration (days): 15
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 12359 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 29 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

MIL-Evening Report: Many forests will become highly flammable for at l ... 2022-11-29T20:25+0100.

– By Hamish Clarke, Senior Research Fellow, The University of Melbourne. Without strong climate action, forests on every continent will be highly flammable for at least 30 extra days per year by the end of the century – and this fire threat
Many forests will become highly flammable for at least 30 extra days p ... 2022-11-29T20:16+0100.

Our research in Nature Communications looked at 20 years of global satellite data to test the link between wildfires and “vapour pressure deficit” – a measure of the atmosphere’s power to suck moisture out of living and dead plants. It can
More fires as our air gets thirstier2022-11-29T20:08+0100.

Wildfire is an ancient, highly diverse and complex phenomenon, not least because of humanity’s own complex relationship with it. Luckily, there are some concepts we can use to simplify things and help us find a way to co-exist with fire. To
Il grande diluvio: l’Australia verso la nuova era dei disastri innatur ... 2022-11-29T09:07+0100.

In Australia, dopo anni di siccità e mega-incendi devastanti, il 2022 sarà ricordato come l’anno del Great Deluge il Grande Diluvio, con piogge e inondazioni record che hanno colpito gran parte dell’Australia orientale, causando devastazion

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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