Forest Fire (9225 ha) in United States 08 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 1017371
Countries: United States
Start Date - Last detection*: 08 Sep 2023 - 22 Sep 2023
Duration (days): 14
People affected: 13 in the burned area
Burned area: 9225 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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