Fires

Wildfires and Smoke in Siberia
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Wildfires and Smoke in Siberia

Numerous fires have filled skies with smoke, causing air quality issues in Omsk.

Published Apr 28, 2021

Land Fires

Fires in the Far East
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Fires in the Far East

Many farmers in northeastern China and eastern Russia use fire to clear fields and get them ready for planting.

Published Apr 23, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Land Fires Human Presence Remote Sensing

A Fierce Fire Season in Nepal
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A Fierce Fire Season in Nepal

After an unusually dry winter, forest fires have raged throughout the mountainous country.

Published Apr 14, 2021

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Historic Floods in New South Wales
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Historic Floods in New South Wales

Persistent heavy rain raised rivers to levels not seen since 1961.

Published Mar 24, 2021

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Blue-green Algae at Lake Burrinjuck
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Blue-green Algae at Lake Burrinjuck

In early 2021, authorities warned about potentially toxic blooms at a popular recreational lake in New South Wales.

Published Mar 5, 2021

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