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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

Russia's top cities wake up to need for climate change adaptation

15 Jul 2014, TRF

'The strategy will evaluate climate change effects for the city economy and municipal facilities, calculate possible damages, and propose concrete adaptation measures, starting with housing, transport, water supplies, drainage and sewage systems,' said Yulia Menshova of St Petersburg Environmental Committee...


Number of wild-fire occured (reported)

Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database

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