Forest Fire (18181 ha) in Sudan 01 Dec 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 1010354
Countries: Sudan
Start Date - Last detection*: 01 Dec 2022 - 19 Dec 2022
Duration (days): 18
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 18181 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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

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Weather extremes becoming 'new normal', warns UK's National Trust2022-12-28T17:13+0100.

A youth wades through floodwater following heavy rain in the Sudanese Red Sea city of Port Sudan, on Dec. 21, 2022. AFP PHOTO London, United Kingdom: Britain's National Trust on Wednesday said nature and wildlife at the charity's sites
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (26), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),