Forest Fire (10733 ha) in Brazil 13 Sep 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 1017311
Countries: Brazil
Start Date - Last detection*: 13 Sep 2023 - 23 Sep 2023
Duration (days): 10
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 10733 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 32 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

More than 100 Amazon dolphins found dead as water temperatures reach 3 ... 2023-10-02T20:05+0200.

More than 100 dead dolphins were discovered within a week in the Amazon rainforest after water temperatures soared to 39C (102F). They were found in Lake Tefé, in Brazil, and scientists have attributed their deaths to an extreme heat and dr
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Brazil Amazon States Suffer From Dry, Drought Conditions Affecting Res ... 2023-10-02T15:46+0200.

Brazil has struggled to deal with prolonged drought and dry conditions, impacting the Amazon states in the country. The lack of rainfall and drought devastate people's water supply, rainforest, wildlife and vehicle transport. The Amazon rai
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Siccità in Amazzonia, la crisi potrebbe seguire fino a gennaio2023-09-30T14:56+0200.

(ANSA) - SAN PAOLO, 30 SET - La grave siccità che colpisce in queste settimane l'Amazzonia a causa del passaggio del fenomeno meteorologico del Niño potrebbe prolungarsi fino a gennaio, secondo una previsione del Centro di monitoraggio e al
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Siccità in Amazzonia, la crisi potrebbe seguire fino a gennaio2023-09-30T14:53+0200.

(ANSA) - SAN PAOLO, 30 SET - La grave siccità che colpisce in queste settimane l'Amazzonia a causa del passaggio del fenomeno meteorologico del Niño potrebbe prolungarsi fino a gennaio, secondo una previsione del Centro di monitoraggio e al
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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),