Forest Fire (11527 ha) in Australia 18 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 1019600
Countries: Australia
Start Date - Last detection*: 18 Apr 2024 - 03 May 2024
Duration (days): 15
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 11527 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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El efecto mariposa de la destrucción mundial de los bosques (y cómo co ... 2024-05-12T03:45+0200.

, y la iniciativa World Forest Review , del World Resources Instituite (WRI), una institución científica sin fines de lucro, con sede en Washington y presencia global que enfoca su trabajo en nuestra relación con los bosques, los océanos, e
Australia presented a plan to use gas as an energy source after 20502024-05-10T10:27+0200.

The government claims that dependence on gas will not prevent the country from fulfilling its promises to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050. Resources Minister Madeleine King says gas “will continue to be an important sour
The country with the world's cleanest air is a beach paradise without ... 2024-05-10T09:24+0200.

Air pollution is one of the biggest threats to human life and sadly many of the world's countries don't meet the WHO's recommendations for safe air quality levels. In fact, only 10 countries met the expected level in the recent World Air Qu
Hot Weather and the Footprint of Global Warming in the Last Decade2024-05-10T05:45+0200.

KOMPAS/FERGANATA INDRA RIATMOKO. A satay vendor protects his head with a cloth during the scorching heat in Kraton District, Yogyakarta (4/5/2024). The temperature in Yogyakarta during the day over the past few days has been around 32 degre

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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),