Forest Fire (6623 ha) in China 10 Apr 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 1019522
Countries: China
Start Date - Last detection*: 10 Apr 2024 - 13 Apr 2024
Duration (days): 3
People affected: 9936 in the burned area
Burned area: 6623 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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

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China pioneers future of low-altitude flying taxis, drones (3)2024-04-22T05:19+0200.

What will public services look like in the future? In densely forested areas, helicopters will be deployed for aerial firefighting and monitoring forest fires. Critically ill patients will be quickly airlifted to hospital via helicopter for
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1 New Items2024-04-21T12:27+0200.

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Molecules, Vol. 29, Pages 1858: Recent Progress in Two-Dimensional Nan ... 2024-04-19T08:57+0200.

Graphene-like 2D nanomaterials, such as graphene, MXene, molybdenum disulfide, and boron nitride, present a promising avenue for eco-friendly flame retardants. Their inherent characteristics, including metal-like conductivity, high specific
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Love and grief triumph in photo awards2024-04-18T12:55+0200.

Kibrom Berhane, 24, greets his mother for the first time since joining the Tigray Defense Forces, two years earlier. He lost his leg a month before the peace agreement. And impressed by Kibrom's determination to return to his everyday life,
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