Forest Fire (5618 ha) in Colombia 26 Mar 2023

Event summary

This forest fire can have a low humanitarian impact based on the and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1013061
Countries: Colombia
Start Date - Last detection*: 26 Mar 2023 - 29 Mar 2023
Duration (days): 3
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 5618 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

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

Volcán Nevado del Ruiz vuelve a generar pánico tras una de las tragedi ... 2023-04-01T05:17+0200.

La tumba de Omaira es hoy un lugar de peregrinación para las víctimas sobrevivientes a la tragedia de Armero y para quienes conmemoran este desastre natural ocurrido en Colombia. Foto: Caracol Radio. Colombia no olvida la tragedia de Arm

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