Forest Fire (13537 ha) in India 03 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 1009990
Countries: India
Start Date - Last detection*: 03 Nov 2022 - 20 Nov 2022
Duration (days): 17
People affected: 14763 in the burned area
Burned area: 13537 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Articles: 24 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Human population is 8 billion strong: Where does it leave space and re ... 2022-11-28T07:50+0100.

Even on a slowing basis, the world has generated a population of 8 billion human beings as of the middle of November 2022. It will continue to grow to an estimated 10.4 billion people by 2100. With so many people teeming about, in India and
India News | Maha: Three-month-long Programme to Curb Forest Fires Imp ... 2022-11-23T16:13+0100.

Nagpur, Nov 23 (PTI) The forest department in Maharashtra's Nagpur district conducted a three-month-long programme earlier this year that was aimed at curbing the forest fire incidents in Pench Tiger Reserve (PTR) through public participati
Pench to get India’s 1st fire detection tech used in Amazon forest2022-11-22T23:36+0100.

Nagpur: The Pench Tiger Reserve (PTR), Maharashtra, on Tuesday signed an MoU with a Bengaluru company for early forest fire detection and warning system. “Pench is the only tiger reserve to have such a fire warning system, which is also bei
C’è un pianeta da salvare Il calendario dell’Avvento del Corriere per ... 2022-11-21T11:59+0100.

«Per una doccia bastano pochi minuti, non sprecare acqua e energia», «Passa più tempo all’aria aperta, conoscendo la natura si impara a rispettarla» e «Impara, e condividi con i tuoi amici, l’importanza degli alberi per avere aria pulita».

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (27), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),