Forest Fire (6113 ha) in Venezuela 09 Feb 2024

Event summary

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

GDACS ID WF 1019243
Countries: Venezuela
Start Date - Last detection*: 09 Feb 2024 - 15 Feb 2024
Duration (days): 6
People affected: 77 in the burned area
Burned area: 6113 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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