Forest Fire (18596 ha) in India 26 Oct 2022

Event summary

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

GDACS ID WF 1009906
Countries: India
Start Date - Last detection*: 26 Oct 2022 - 14 Nov 2022
Duration (days): 19
People affected: 29126 in the burned area
Burned area: 18596 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

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


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India News | Maha: Three-month-long Programme to Curb Forest Fires Imp ... 2022-11-23T16:13+0100.

Nagpur, Nov 23 (PTI) The forest department in Maharashtra's Nagpur district conducted a three-month-long programme earlier this year that was aimed at curbing the forest fire incidents in Pench Tiger Reserve (PTR) through public participati
Pench to get India’s 1st fire detection tech used in Amazon forest2022-11-22T23:36+0100.

Nagpur: The Pench Tiger Reserve (PTR), Maharashtra, on Tuesday signed an MoU with a Bengaluru company for early forest fire detection and warning system. “Pench is the only tiger reserve to have such a fire warning system, which is also bei
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (28), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),