Activation time (UTC): 2022-01-25 21:31:00
Event time (UTC): 2022-01-21 14:45:00
Event type: Wildfire (Land fire: brush, bush, pasture)
On 21/01 significant wildfire on Broken Island started. Fire well alight, spreading. Causing significant smoke in atmosphere and over other islands. At present it is impossible to access by aircraft or boat to ascertain spread and damage.
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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2022): Wildfire in Broken Island, Falkland Islands (2022-01-25). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/a1a49133-dac1-4466-a205-413c9b580072
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