Forest Fire (16937 ha) in Brazil 18 Jun 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 1019867
Countries: Brazil
Start Date - Last detection*: 18 Jun 2024 - 24 Jun 2024
Duration (days): 6
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 16937 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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

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Il cambiamento climatico brucia l’Amazzonia e il Pantanal2024-07-03T11:28+0200.

Il Brasile ha fatto enormi progressi nella sua lotta contro i deforestatori, ma la foresta continua a scomparire a causa di un’altra minaccia: il cambiamento climatico. Infatti, l’estesa e prolungata siccità di quest’anno ha causato un nume
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Il cambiamento climatico brucia l’Amazzonia e il Pantanal2024-07-03T10:19+0200.

03 Luglio 2024 Crisi climatica e adattamento Il Brasile ha fatto enormi progressi nella sua lotta contro i deforestatori, ma la foresta continua a scomparire a causa di un'altra minaccia: il cambiamento climatico. Infatti, l’estesa e prolun
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Unprecedented Blaze: Over 13,000 Wildfires Hit Brazil’s Amazon in Six ... 2024-07-02T15:27+0200.

The worst flames of the past 20 years are sweeping through the Brazilian Amazon, a troubling environmental development. Satellite data shows that 13,489 fires have burned through June 2024-far more than reported during the prior year-highli
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Incendios en Amazonía brasileña baten récord para un primer semestre e ... 2024-07-02T10:20+0200.

Río de Janeiro, Brasil/ Brasil registró 13.489 focos de incendios en la Amazonía en el primer semestre, la peor cifra en dos décadas y un incremento de 61% con respecto al año pasado, según datos satelitales disponibles el lunes. Desde que
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