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abc.net.au — The ongoing degradation of ecosystems, the fragmenting of wildlife into smaller and smaller patches of habitat, the dominion of jobs and economic growth over environmental health, has made our ecosystems vulnerable to major upheavals such as bushfires. Full Article >>
16.02.2020 0 comments From Alex
cnet.com — Bushfires have been ravaging the country for months, devastating towns, rural communities and livelihoods. Here are the best ways to help. Full Article >>
05.01.2020 0 comments From Alex
dailymail.co.uk — Satellite images taken on Saturday showed wildfires burning around East Gippsland and Kosciuszko National Park. Full Article >>  
05.01.2020 0 comments From Alex
mavenroundtable.io — Koala populations are among the hardest hit as bushfires rage across portions of Australia. Ecologists watching the devastating bushfires blaze across regions of Australia are warning that almost 500 million animals have died since the crisis began in September — and entire species could potentiall…
03.01.2020 0 comments From Alex
news.com.au — An inquiry into koala populations and habitat in NSW is expected to hear evidence that more than 2000 of the native Australian marsupials may have died on the state’s north coast in recent bushfires. Ful Article >>
09.12.2019 0 comments From Alex
news.com.au — It’s feared hundreds of koalas have been burned alive by an out-of-control bushfire in northern New South Wales that’s raged unchecked for days in the heartland of their prime habitat. Full Article >>
31.10.2019 0 comments From Alex
independent.co.uk — While focus has slowly grown on the fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, it has emerged an even greater number of fires are currently burning in central Africa. Data from Nasa’s Fire Information for Resource Management System, showed at least 6,902 fires in Angola and 3,395 burning in th…
28.08.2019 0 comments From Alex
iflscience.com — The fires in the Amazon continue to blaze and spark outrage across the world. While images of billowing smoke and flames have taken center stage, the recent fires have also let loose a more stealthy peril: carbon monoxide.  NASA's Aqua satellite has captured new data showing the movement of carbon …
27.08.2019 0 comments From Alex
theatlantic.com — The fires blazing in Brazil are part of a larger deforestation crisis, accelerated by President Jair Bolsonaro. The Amazon is burning. There have been more than 74,000 fires across Brazil this year, and nearly 40,000 fires across the Amazon, according to Brazil’s National Institute for Space Resear…
25.08.2019 0 comments From Alex
9gag.com — Brazil’s largest city was plunged into darkness in the middle of the day as a massive plume of smoke from fires burning in the Amazon descended on the city, alarming residents as a record number of fires raged in the world’s largest tropical rainforest. Sao Paulo is 3,500 km from the Amazon rai…
22.08.2019 0 comments From Alex