Forest Fire (7011 ha) in Australia 01 Jun 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 1014559
Countries: Australia
Start Date - Last detection*: 01 Jun 2023 - 02 Jun 2023
Duration (days): 1
People affected: 76 in the burned area
Burned area: 7011 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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