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Wild Fire

An unplanned, unwanted wildland fire including unauthorized human-caused fires, escaped wildland fire use events, escaped prescribed fire projects, and all other wildland fires where the objective is to put the fire out. source: GFMC

Australia: Victorians face increased bushfire fears as phone problems unfixed

20 Nov 2014, Shanghai Daily

Mobile phone blackspots in Australian bushfire-prone regions, such as Victoria, will remain unfixed in the near future despite an Australian government program set up to improve coverage. Local citizens are worried that early warnings would not reach them on time...


Number of wild-fire occured (reported)

Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database

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