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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

New team trying to stop another year of massive Indonesian wildfires

24 May 2016, VOA

Indonesian organizations are teaming up for the massive task of preventing forest and ground fires that blanket the region in haze every year during the dry season. They work to raise awareness among local comunities and leverage new technology, including drones.



Number of wild-fire occured (reported)

Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database

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