Forest Fire (8188 ha) in Australia 20 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 1017411
Countries: Australia
Start Date - Last detection*: 20 Sep 2023 - 25 Sep 2023
Duration (days): 5
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 8188 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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Articles: 121 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 1

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L'Australia brucia ancora, il video degli incendi è impressionante2023-10-04T20:07+0200.

Il video degli incendi in Australia è impressionante: fiamme causate da una forte ondata di caldo, 85 roghi Situazione particolarmente difficile nel New South Wales, dove i roghi attivi sono 85. Popolazione invitata a trovare rifugio. Pubbl
Death notice Richard Sigurbjorn Simundson, 84, of Hayden, Idaho, passe ... 2023-10-04T16:41+0200.

Death notice. Richard Sigurbjorn Simundson, 84, of Hayden, Idaho, passed away on September 15, 2023, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was born August 15, 1939, to Sam and Christine Simundson in Walhalla, North Dakota. When h

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