Wildfire in Australia

Bushfires have killed at least 84 people and destroyed more than 700 homes in south eastern Australia. (08/02/2009)

Source : Glide number

Bushfires have killed at least 200 people, destroyed more than 1,000 houses and left 5,000 people homeless in south eastern Australia. The United States will be sending 60 wildfire specialists - who will be deployed for up to 35 days - in order to assist the country.

Source : International Charter for "Space and Major Disaster"

 

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Disaster Information
Name: 
Wildfire in Australia
Region: 
Australia
Occurance Date: 
07/02/2009