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
13 May 2013, AlertNet
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|Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database|
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