Forest Fire (11639 ha) in United States 06 Sep 2022

Media coverage of this event

Articles: 25
Articles about casualties: 0 (0%)
Articles in last hour: 0

News articles per day

Social media analysis

The information below is extracted by an experimental JRC system to analyze Twitter messages for the occurance of secondary effects for earthquakes and tsunamis. This feature is currently not available for other disaser types.

[beta] Media disaster_tweets analysis

The information below is extracted by an experimental JRC system to analyze Twitter based on specific events and keywords

All headlines on this Alert

The headlines below have been automatically extracted by the Europe Media Monitor.

Articles after 201206111000

Alerta de tsunami en Japón tras un fuerte temblor en Taiwán

2022-09-18T14:06+0200mdzol (es)

El terremoto se produjo a las 3.44 hora argentina a unos 50 kilómetros al norte de la ciudad de Taitung y a una profundidad de 10 kilómetros, detalló el el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS). El día anterior, un terremoto de magnitud 6,6 sacudió la misma región y se produjeron varios temblores.

A third of Aussies fear losing their homes to climate change

2022-09-16T19:39+0200samacharcentral (en)

Six in 10 Australians (62%) expect climate change will have a severe effect in their area over the next 10 years and globally across 34 countries more than 71%, including a majority in every single country, expect the same, a new study conducted by Ipsos for the World Economic Forum finds.

A third of Aussies fear losing their homes to climate change

2022-09-16T19:20+0200vervetimes (en)

Six in 10 Australians (62%) expect climate change will have a severe effect in their area over the next 10 years and globally across 34 countries more than 71%, including a majority in every single country, expect the same, a new study conducted by Ipsos for the World Economic Forum finds.

World Ozone Day: Forest fires pose new threat to ozone layer

2022-09-16T17:20+0200downtoearth (en)

The wildfires that scorched much of Australia from June 2019 to March 2020 were unprecedented in scale and nature. They burned over 33 million hectares, killed or displaced 3 billion animals and caused damage to property, becoming the worst natural disaster in the country.

Power outages are on the rise in the US and here’s why

2022-09-15T02:08+0200d1softballnews (en)

“This is really something that we should be concerned about because it’s affecting all of us and we’re seeing more of them,” Kaitlyn Trudeau, a Climate Central data analyst who worked on the report, told CNN. “The system that we have now was not built in the weather and climate that we are experiencing now,” he added.

Wildfires Could Cause Cascading Problems for Drought-Stricken West

2022-09-14T23:51+0200theepochtimes (en)

in areas like California have only increased over the past three years, and firefighters combatting the infernos use every tool at their disposal to try to get the upper hand. After a fire, charred trees stand in testimony to what was once a forest, and in the unluckiest places, once-inhabited homes are reduced to foundations.

MIL-OSI USA: Rep. Payne, Jr. Votes to Protect FEMA Workers During Emergency Deployments

2022-09-14T22:55+0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Donald Payne Jr (Tenth District of New Jersey) September 14, 2022. Press Release. Media Contact : Patrick Wright — Patrick.Wright@mail.house.gov. Washington, D.C. — Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr.

Power Outages Are On The Rise In The US And Here’s Why

2022-09-14T14:26+0200wearebreakingnews (en)

(Related video) Heat and fires suffocate part of the US 1:27. (WABNEWS) — Power outages across the US are on the rise, researchers reported Wednesday, as extreme weather worsens due to the climate crisis, demand for electricity rises and the country’s energy infrastructure gets older. and more vulnerable.

Mitigating Wildfires’ Risk and Impacts

2022-09-13T22:34+0200climateadaptationplatform (en)

There is a need for harmonised procedures for wildfire risk assessment at the Pan-European scale to mitigate the impacts of wildfires, reducing their risks of occurring and impacts when it happens, Wildfires blazing from June to August 2022 have affected many parts of Europe and the Mediterranean,....

Forest fires choke air in Lower Mainland, Alberta

2022-09-13T03:14+0200theglobeandmail (en)

Large areas of Southern British Columbia and Alberta are under air quality advisories, as smoke from several growing forest fires blots out the sun and rains ash particles on the region. Environment Canada issued one such advisory to residents of Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley on Saturday.

Multiple forest fires take place in California

2022-09-11T01:21+0200xinhuanet-english (en)

Firefighters attempt to extinguish a fire in the forests near Lake Tahoe in north California, the United States , on Sept. 9, 2022. Multiple forest fires took place recently due to hot and dry weather in California. (Photo by Dong Xudong/Xinhua) Firefighters attempt to extinguish a fire in the....

EEUU: California espera inundaciones por el huracán Kay

2022-09-10T23:16+0200ambito (es)

Las tormentas generadas tras el paso del huracán Kay en California, Estados Unidos generarán inundaciones y deslaves de tierra, una situación que afectará especialmente al pequeño condado de Riverside, que sufre un gran incendio que quemó más de 9.700 hectáreas y causó la muerte a dos personas.

Multiple forest fires take place in California

2022-09-10T14:34+0200wn (en)

Firefighters attempt to extinguish a fire in the forests near Lake Tahoe in north California, the United States , on Sept. 9, 2022. Multiple forest fires took place recently due to hot and dry weather in California. (Photo by Dong Xudong/Xinhua) Firefighters attempt to extinguish a fire in the....

In flames, California threatened by floods

2022-09-10T12:52+0200tellerreport (en)

Aggravated by global warming, the combination of climatic disasters could cause significant damage California at the crossroads of climate disasters. Already devastated by a major fire at the gates of Los Angeles, called "Fairview fire", the American state is now threatened by storm Kay, coming from Mexico.

Peligro de deslaves y diluvios en una California arrasada por el fuego

2022-09-09T23:26+0200tvn-2 (es)

Hemet, Estados Unidos/ Los bomberos que luchan contra un creciente incendio en las afueras de Los Ángeles se preparaban el viernes para deslizamientos de tierra e inundaciones mientras una tormenta se precipitaba hacia las áreas arrasadas por el fuego.

Analysis of solar inverter responses to forest fires

2022-09-09T12:12+0200wn (en)

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation inverter reliability team has determined that inverter settings need to be further developed to help them to respond more effectively to forest fires, which triggered power grid issues in the United States during the 2016-17 period.

Analysis of solar inverter responses to forest fires

2022-09-09T11:37+0200finanznachrichten-en (en)

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation inverter reliability team has determined that inverter settings need to be further developed to help them to respond more effectively to forest fires, which triggered power grid issues in the United States during the 2016-17 period.

US resumes setting intentional fires in national forests after review

2022-09-09T00:59+0200wcfcourier (en)

A series of lightning storms in mid-August 2020 hit Northern California, a region already experiencing a severe drought season , igniting what would become the August Complex fire. Over the course of almost three months, it burned through national forests, destroying 935 buildings and forcing the evacuation of thousands of people.

US resumes setting intentional fires in national forests after review

2022-09-09T00:49+0200buffalonews (en)

A series of lightning storms in mid-August 2020 hit Northern California, a region already experiencing a severe drought season , igniting what would become the August Complex fire. Over the course of almost three months, it burned through national forests, destroying 935 buildings and forcing the evacuation of thousands of people.

Un huracán hará su mayor acercamiento al sur de California en 25 años, contribuyendo a los problemas climáticos del estado

2022-09-08T05:39+0200huaral (es)

(CNN) — Se pronostica que el huracán Kay se desplazará paralelo a la costa occidental de Baja California durante las próximas 48 horas antes de avanzar hacia el oeste justo por delante de la frontera de Estados Unidos con México, este será el mayor acercamiento de un huracán al sur de California desde 1997 y el huracán Nora.

MIL-OSI Translation: Climate backlash: air quality threatened by heat waves and forest fires

2022-09-07T17:30+0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

MIL OSI Translation. Region: France and French Territories – Source: United Nations – in French 2. Headline: Climate backlash: air quality threatened by heat waves and forest fires. Air quality is threatened by the “climate backlash”, a United Nations agency said on Wednesday, drawing attention to the repercussions of forest fires.

National Weather Service: Pronósticos del clima en Estados Unidos para hoy 07 de septiembre de 2022

2022-09-07T15:40+0200debate (es)

Estados Unidos.- El Weather Prediction Center del National Weather Service, advirtió sobre el calor peligroso continúa en todo el oeste hoy antes de gradualmente relajarse al final de la semana. Pronóstico del tiempo extremadamente crítico para incendios en partes del norte Altos Llanos.

Una brutal ola de calor alimenta incendios forestales y cortes de energía en toda California. Y un huracán podría prolongarla

2022-09-07T13:41+0200huaral (es)

(CNN) — Una ola de calor sin precedentes ha horneado el oeste de Estados Unidos durante días —alimentando incendios forestales destructivos y amenazando con cortes de energía en California— y podría durar aún más tiempo debido a los efectos de un huracán que se forma a lo largo de la costa del Pacífico de México.

Air quality threatened by "climate backlash", warns the UN

2022-09-07T12:54+0200tellerreport (en)

According to a new report by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), a specialized agency of the United Nations, a mutually reinforcing dynamic between pollution and global warming will lead to a "climate backlash" that will affect hundreds of millions of people.

Heatwaves And Wildfires To Worsen Air Pollution: UN

2022-09-07T08:46+0200ibtimes (en)

A blistering heat wave is baking the western United States , the latest to blast the northern hemisphere in a summer that has brought extreme temperatures across Europe, Asia and North America. More frequent and intense heatwaves and wildfires driven by climate change are expected to worsen the....

Unmanned drones help Türkiye's fight against forest fires

2022-09-05T15:33+0200dailysabah (en)

Eight unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have helped Türkiye’s Directorate General of Forestry around the clock both across the country and in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). Combing an area of 12.5 million hectares per minute, they serve as early warning systems against Bekir....

More than 100 homes destroyed in California fire

2022-09-04T03:20+0200tellerreport (en)

A wind-driven wildfire ravaging rural Northern California has so far resulted in the total destruction of around 100 homes and other buildings. According to representatives of the area's emergency services, two people have been injured and thousands have been forced to leave their homes.

2022, the summer when the Northern Hemisphere felt the violence of...

2022-09-03T03:27+0200thesaxon (en)

In early June, the Loire dried up in places. Deadly floods in Pakistan, historic droughts and heat waves in China and Europe, torrential rains in the United States : d& #x27;Across the Northern Hemisphere, the natural disasters of the summer of 2022 brought the reality of global warming to billions of people like never before.

California fights Route and Border 32 fires amid heat warnings - The Washington Post

2022-09-02T19:03+0200google-top-stories (en)

Firefighters have contained 27 percent of a wildfire that erupted north of Los Angeles on Wednesday, after it burned through some 5,200 acres of land and prompted mandatory evacuations amid triple-digit temperatures. There have been no fatalities as a result of the Route Fire, which was first....

In pictures: Worst floods in Pakistan's history seen from above

2022-09-01T23:29+0200tellerreport (en)

Helicopters trying to evacuate people stranded in the mountains of the north, boats traversing the flooded plains of the south: Pakistan continues to mobilize all the means at its disposal to rescue the millions of people affected by the worst floods in its history.

Stati UnitiInondazioni nel Mississippi: 180 mila residenti senza acqua potabile

2022-08-30T21:03+0200cdt (it)

Il governatore del Mississippi, Tate Reeves, ha dichiarato l'emergenza sanitaria dopo che una storica inondazione ha danneggiato il sistema di depurazione lasciando gli 180 mila residenti della capitale Jackson senza acqua potabile. Reeves ha inviato anche la Guardia nazionale in città per la distribuzione dell'acqua.

Pakistan floods will cost $10bn, minister says, as third of country under water

2022-08-30T11:36+0200itv (en)

The devastating floods in Pakistan have caused over $10bn in damages, a government minister has said, as a third of the country is believed to be underwater. Hundreds of thousands of people's lives are in tatters in Pakistan after deadly floods brought about by the monsoon season killed at least....

Europe’s drought likely to push into fall

2022-08-28T09:00+0200arkansasonline (en)

BRUSSELS -- Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc's Earth observation program warns in a report.

From Disaster Management to Resource Management

2022-08-28T07:33+0200aawsat (en)

The phrase “unprecedented” has become a common description in the past years, in media reports about natural disasters such as forest fires, droughts and floods. It sounds as if the world is witnessing a streak of record-breaking calamities, matching breaking records in sports, except that those are....

Explained: Half of Pakistan is under water, what has led to the catastrophic floods in the country?

2022-08-28T06:53+0200expressindia (en)

Sherry Rehman, Pakistan’s Federal Minister for Climate Change, tweeted updated data from the country’s National Disaster Management Authority that said 33 million people — almost 15% of Pakistan’s population — had been affected and 1,041 had been killed in the floods until August 27.

Estados Unidos: Los incendios arrasan miles de hectáreas de bosque en el sur de Colorado

2022-08-26T13:33+0200noticiasambientales (es)

Una pared de fuego de unos 90 metros de altura, que fue descrita como un ‘tsunami’ de llamas, arrasó centenares de viviendas en varias localidades del sur de Colorado, informaron hoy autoridades locales. Ben Brack, portavoz de los bomberos que combaten el llamado incendio Springs, dijo en rueda de....

Forest fires burn twice as many trees as two decades ago, report finds

2022-08-24T22:50+0200spokesman (en)

Forest fires today are burning nearly twice as many trees as they did just two decades ago, according to a study from the University of Maryland’s Global Land Analysis and Discovery (GLAD) laboratory. The researchers found a typical forest fire season burns 7.4 million acres than in 2001.

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months

2022-08-24T21:25+0200worldakkam (en)

Parts of the European Union face another three months of warmer, drier conditions as Europe weathers a massive drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. That’s a possibility, warned in a report from the Earth Observation Program of the 27-nation bloc.

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T20:22+0200kathimerini-en (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T16:26+0200theargus (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months - EU report

2022-08-24T14:55+0200jamaicaobserver (en)

BRUSSELS (AP) — Parts of the European Union (EU) could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T14:55+0200yourlocalguardian (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:34+0200offalyexpress (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:30+0200dundalkdemocrat (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:26+0200limerickleader (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:21+0200leinsterexpress (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:15+0200leitrimobserver (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:14+0200kilkennypeople (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:13+0200longfordleader (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T14:12+0200TorontoStar (en)

This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire about permissions/licensing, please go to: www.TorontoStarReprints.com Horses gather around two hay bins on a dried out....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T14:12+0200breakingnews-ie (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

'Crises' - Europe set to face months of drought due to warmer and drier conditions

2022-08-24T14:01+0200tipperarylive (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:53+0200pressandjournal (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:52+0200yorkpress (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:51+0200oxfordtimes (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:47+0200eveningtelegraph (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:45+0200thecourier (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:45+0200impartialreporter (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

World Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:44+0200belfasttelegraph (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

Drought-hit Europe could face three more dry months, EU report says

2022-08-24T13:43+0200irishexaminer (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe suffers a major drought that has fuelled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops. “Warmer and drier than usual conditions are likely to occur in the western Euro-Mediterranean region in the....

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T13:36+0200independent-UK (en)

Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T13:35+0200sfgate (en)

BRUSSELS (AP) — Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

EU report: Drought-hit Europe could face 3 more dry months

2022-08-24T13:33+0200sandiegouniontribune (en)

BRUSSELS — Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc’s Earth observation program is warning in a report.

Fires caused a quarter of U.S. forest loss since 2021

2022-08-23T18:03+0200wn (en)

In recent years, the Western United States has become synonymous with record-breaking wildfires. But fire-driven deforestation is actually a serious problem worldwide. According to a new analysis from Global Forest Watch, forest fires are burning nearly twice as much tree cover as they did 20 years....

Usa, inondazioni negli Stati occidentali: centinaia di persone evacuate Una donna di 29 anni originaria di Tucson (Arizona) è scomparsa dopo essere stata trascinata via da una piena nello Zion National Park, nello Utah. Scomparsa una donna di 29 anni nello Utah dopo essere stata trascinata via dall'acqua.

2022-08-23T12:07+0200informazione (it)

Una donna di 29 anni originaria di Tucson (Arizona) è scomparsa dopo essere stata trascinata via da una piena nello Zion National Park, nello Utah. Scomparsa una donna di 29 anni nello Utah dopo essere stata trascinata via dall'acqua. Diversi Stati occidentali degli Usa – tra i quali Arizona, Utah e....

‘Climate Change for Youth’ international forum taking place

2022-08-23T11:01+0200montsame (en)

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Climate change has become one of the most pressing challenges facing the world. It causes steep increase in temperature, melting of glaciers and ice caps, rise in the sea level, and increase in the frequency of natural disasters.

‘Superstorm’ predicted for West Coast

2022-08-22T19:26+0200wingsenvironmental (en)

This past week brought news of another climatological threat that is looming over the United States . Climatologists warn a “super storm” is likely to hit California in the coming years. This storm will be destructive in more ways than one and will truly test the populations that are impacted.

Posible ‘súper tormenta’ amenaza a California, la ciencia da detalles

2022-08-20T20:41+0200tvn-2 (es)

Investigadores analizaron en un estudio científico, las consecuencias de una gran inundación, de millones de desplazados y pérdidas masivas de dinero. California, ubicado en la costa oeste de Estados Unidos, es un territorio propenso a terremotos, sequías y abundantes incendios forestales todos los años, desde hace ya varias generaciones.

What is one of the most effective forms of public fire prevention education carried out

2022-08-19T13:48+0200frojeostern (en)

Until after World War I little official attention was given to fire prevention, because most fire departments were concerned only with extinguishing fires. Since then most urban areas have established some form of a fire-prevention unit, the staff of which concentrates on such measures as....

Serra da Estrela tourism hit by ‘wave of cancellations’ post-wildfire

2022-08-18T17:27+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Hotels particularly call for ‘recovery plan’, underlining “none of this needed to have happened…” As tourism and hoteliers in Serra da Estrela suffer a wave of cancellations as a result of this month’s devastating wildfire, criticism has again honed in on ‘serious mistakes in firefighting strategy’....

Even astronauts can see it: the current drought in Europe as seen from satellite data

2022-08-17T23:01+0200zmescience (en)

Western Europe as seen by the Sentinel-3 mission. Image credits European Union / Copernicus Sentinel-3. The Old World is experiencing one of the most severe bouts of drought it has seen in centuries — five centuries, according to expert estimates. These dramatic conditions, which are most prevalent....

Cómo será la megatormenta que amenaza a California, según la ciencia

2022-08-17T16:49+0200lapagina (es)

California, ubicada en el extremo oeste de Estados Unidos es proclive a terremotos, sequías y abundantes incendios forestales cada año desde hace varias generaciones. Pero varios científicos han alertado en los últimos días que se avecina una gran tormenta que pude desencadenar un diluvio....

What science says will be the megastorm that threatens California

2022-08-17T01:59+0200worldakkam (en)

Located on the west coast of the United States , California has been hit by earthquakes, droughts and massive wildfires every year for generations. But some scientists have recently warned that a major storm is coming that could cause devastating floods like the one that happened in 1862.

Cómo será la megatormenta que amenaza a California, según la ciencia

2022-08-17T01:48+0200hoybolivia (es)

16/08/2022 - 19:36:49 Infobae.- California, ubicada en el extremo oeste de Estados Unidos es proclive a terremotos, sequías y abundantes incendios forestales cada año desde hace varias generaciones. Pero varios científicos han alertado en los últimos días que se avecina una gran tormenta que pude....

A heat wave is rising across the prairies, and climate change means we can expect more

2022-08-16T10:24+0200printveela (en)

CBC Alberta and Saskatchewan have teamed up for a new pilot series about prairie weather and climate change. Meteorologist Kristi Klimenhaga will bring her expert voice to the conversation to help explain weather and climate change and how it affects everyday life.

Climate change: we need to adapt our forests in the face of wildfires

2022-08-15T19:30+0200atalayar (en)

This summer, in a depressingly familiar scenario, the world has had to deal with devastating wildfires, a highly visible and damaging illustration of the climate crisis. In the United States , several states are battling wildfires, including in Alaska, where more than 1.2 million hectares of land were destroyed by fire in mid-July.

NATO aircraft work together to fight fires across alliance

2022-08-15T17:52+0200ukdefencejournal (en)

NATO air forces are integrating their equipment and assisting national efforts to extinguish wildfires raging in many Alliance countries. According to the Alliance “Climate change has created natural disasters in countries worldwide from floods to catastrophic wild fires.

Europe, USA, Australia are burning: What can we do to prevent wildfire?

2022-08-15T17:28+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

, partly due to climate change. Declining rainfall and longer droughts are making forests so dry that localized lightening can spark a small fire that transforms into an inferno before firefighters can limit the damage. Such was the scale of the Australian Black Summer megafires of 2019-20 that....

'More and more urgent': Governments unprepared for effects of climate change, study finds

2022-08-15T03:49+0200barrie (en)

National governments are unprepared to adapt to the consequences of the climate crisis, according to a While natural disasters are becoming more frequent, the analysis states that the majority of actions documented in the scientific literature have been taken at the local level, by households or individuals.

Forest fires: When goats lend a hand to firefighters

2022-08-13T03:37+0200malaymail (en)

PARIS, Aug 13 — Goats are being called upon to graze in specific areas of vegetation in order to reduce the risk of forest fires or, if not to prevent them from starting to reduce their ancestry. It’s a traditional technique that has been recently revived by countries such as Portugal and France, which are increasingly exposed to megafires.

Forest fires: When goats lend a hand to firefighters

2022-08-13T03:34+0200themalaymailonline (en)

PARIS, Aug 13 — Goats are being called upon to graze in specific areas of vegetation in order to reduce the risk of forest fires or, if not to prevent them from starting to reduce their ancestry. It’s a traditional technique that has been recently revived by countries such as Portugal and France, which are increasingly exposed to megafires.

Experts suggest using large ungulates to prevent wildfires

2022-08-12T15:56+0200radio-cz-en (en)

The unprecedented forest fire in Bohemian Switzerland, which ravaged more than 1,000 hectares of the park and took more than two weeks to get under control, has drawn fresh attention to the issue of climate change and the dangers it brings, including more widespread and intense forest fires.

Video: Se forma extraño tornado de fuego durante incendios en California

2022-08-12T03:01+0200crhoy (es)

(CRHoy.com/Medios internacionales).-En medio de los incendios que afectan a California, Estados Unidos, se formó un extraño fenómeno: un tornado de fuego. El hecho se produjo este miércoles en el Gorman , en el estado californiano. Las imágenes captadas por el medio KTLA grabaron el momento en que....

Tornado de fuego se forma en medio de devastador incendio en California

2022-08-12T02:10+0200biobiochile (es)

Un impactante tornado de fuego se formó en medio del combate al devastador incendio que afecta al noroeste de Los Ángeles, California, en Estados Unidos. Según constató el medio KTLA, los bomberos estadounidenses lucharon contra el incendio forestal que se movía rápidamente en un terreno abierto y montañoso la tarde de este pasado miércoles.

VIDEO: Captan aterrador tornado de fuego e...

2022-08-12T01:01+0200zocalo (es)

Estados Unidos.- Un tornado de fuego fue captado por cámaras de televisoras locales que cubrían un incendio en California, Estados Unidos. En las imágenes se puede ver la gran llamarada formando un remolino provocada por el fuerte viento que se registró en la zona del incendio forestal en el sur del estado.

Why is Brazil's Amazon rainforest burning?

2022-08-11T20:18+02004-traders (en)

The number of fires burning in Brazil's rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Meanwhile the rate of deforestation has also surged to record levels. (Manoela Machado, Wildfire and Deforestation researcher at Oxford University) "We have a combination of a drier climate with more motivation to deforest.

Pennsylvania has so far been able to avoid wildfires.…

2022-08-11T18:57+0200samacharcentral (en)

Wildfires could make their way into the keystone state and possibly into your backyard, climate, fire and forestry scientists say. As wildfires become increasingly common across the western United States , Pennsylvania and its residents have so far remained insulated from the flames destroying communities worldwide.

El tsunami de 2011 en Japón arrastró especies marinas a las costas de Estados Unidos

2022-08-11T14:57+0200noticiasambientales (es)

Científicos detectaron cientas de especies marinas provenientes de Japón en costas estadounidenses que recorrieron el Pacífico tras el tsunami de 2011. Mejillones, estrellas de mar y decenas de otras especies viajaron una enorme distancia a través del océano, algunos a bordo de distintos objetos de plástico.

Causes, Consequences of Amazon Fires and Deforestation

2022-08-10T14:49+0200sunstkitts (en)

and Gloria Dickie Aug 10 (Reuters) – Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country’s Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Burning season began last month and the rate of forest clearing remains high.

Explainer: Causes and consequences of Amazon fires and deforestation

2022-08-10T11:20+0200inquirer (en)

What causes the fires? Unlike wildfires in Europe or the United States , fires do not occur naturally in the humid, tropical Amazon rainforest. Instead, farmers cut down the forests and set trees on fire to clear land, and sometimes these fires run out of control.

What are the causes and consequences of Amazon fires and deforestation?

2022-08-10T10:47+0200straitstimesSG (en)

SAO PAULO (REUTERS) - Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country's Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Burning season began last month and the rate of forest clearing remains high. Things could worsen this month, as Brazil's fires traditionally peak in August and September.

Explainer: Causes and consequences of Amazon fires and deforestation

2022-08-10T10:34+0200channelnewsasia (en)

Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country's Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Burning season began last month and the rate of forest clearing remains high. Things could worsen this month, as Brazil's fires traditionally peak in August and September.

Explainer-Causes and consequences of Amazon fires and deforestation By Jake Spring and Gloria Dickie (Reuters) - Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country's Am... 49m ago

2022-08-10T09:58+0200kelo (en)

By Jake Spring and Gloria Dickie. (Reuters) – Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country’s Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Burning season began last month and the rate of forest clearing remains high.

Explainer-Causes And Consequences Of Amazon Fires And Deforestation

2022-08-10T09:37+0200ibtimes (en)

Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country's Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Burning season began last month and the rate of forest clearing remains high. Things could worsen this month, as Brazil's fires traditionally peak in August and September.

Explainer-Causes and consequences of Amazon fires and deforestation Gloria Dickie, Jake Spring |Updated just now |3 min read By Jake Spring and Gloria Dickie (Reuters) - Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country's Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June.

2022-08-10T09:27+0200thechronicleherald (en)

By Jake Spring and Gloria Dickie. (Reuters) - Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country's Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Burning season began last month and the rate of forest clearing remains high.

Explainer-Causes and consequences of Amazon fires and deforestation

2022-08-10T09:13+02004-traders (en)

Things could worsen this month, as Brazil's fires traditionally peak in August and September. Here are some factors driving destruction of the world's largest rainforest. WHAT CAUSES THE FIRES? Unlike wildfires in Europe or the United States , fires do not occur naturally in the humid, tropical Amazon rainforest.

Explainer-Causes and consequences of Amazon fires and deforestation

2022-08-10T09:10+0200reuters (en)

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country's Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Burning season began last month and the rate of forest clearing remains high. read more Things could worsen this month, as Brazil's fires traditionally peak in August and September.

Causes and consequences of Amazon fires and deforestation

2022-08-10T09:02+02004-traders (en)

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Brazil vowed last year to halt deforestation by 2030, yet the number of fires burning in the country's Amazon rainforest hit a 15-year high in June. Burning season began last month and the rate of forest clearing remains high. Things could worsen this month, as Brazil's fires traditionally peak in August and September.

Can Fire Smoke Cause Lung Cancer?

2022-08-09T17:41+0200whatsnew2day (en)

Q: How does wildfire smoke affect lung cancer risk? And how does this compare to things like secondhand cigarette smoke? When smoke from wildfires in the summer of 2020 turned the sky of the San Francisco Bay Area red, Dr. Kari Nadeau, a physician and scientist at Stanford University, to the people who were most vulnerable.

Can Fire Smoke Cause Lung Cancer?

2022-08-09T15:43+0200nytimes (en)

Q: How does wildfire smoke affect the risk of lung cancer? And how does this compare to things like secondhand cigarette smoke? When wildfire smoke turned the skies of the San Francisco Bay Area red in the summer of 2020, Dr. Kari Nadeau, a physician and scientist at Stanford University, thought about the people who were most vulnerable.

More information

For a full list of available products related to this event, please refer to the GDACS Resources page.