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UN-SPIDER RSO in Ukraine participated in Workshop on Wild Fires

On March 4th, 2013 experts of the UN-SPIDER Regional Support Office in Ukraine

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Tue, 02/04/2013 - 08:23
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50.4501
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30.5234

NASA's Aqua satellite sees Australian bushfires from space

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured an image showing the large bush fires burning in eastern New South Wales, Australia, on 9 January 2

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Thu, 10/01/2013 - 09:00
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-31.2532
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146.921

NASA: Earth at Night imagery reveals wildfires in Australia

A new map of the Earth at night that NASA published two weeks ago showed the footprint of human civilization on the planet, as revealed by the lights we use to brighten the darkness.

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Thu, 20/12/2012 - 10:19
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-21.9349
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125.024

Algeria: Maps of summer 2012 wildfires available

The maps requested via the International Charter: Space and Major Disasters regarding the wildfires that ravaged north Algerian forests during summer 2012, are now available on the

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Thu, 06/09/2012 - 17:08

New satellite sensor to observe wildfires

The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) is a new tool for mapping wildfires burning.

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Tue, 07/08/2012 - 13:52

Researchers examine wildfire impacts in Northern Rockies

Researchers from the University of Idaho and Washington State University received $1.2 million from NASA to study the ecological impacts of extreme wildland fires in the Northern Rockies.

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Fri, 22/07/2011 - 11:18
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46.7324
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-117

Cooperation countering wildfires in South Africa by testing ICT System

The Advancing Information and Communication Technology for Disaster risk management in Africa (AÏDA) project aims at sharing knowledge about affordable ICT solutions in support of DRM in Afric

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Fri, 31/07/2009 (All day)