Articles tagged "brazil fire"

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Wildfires rage across South America, causing 'total destruction'

Wildfires have been tearing through parts of South America this year, particularly Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, and Paraguay, causing 'total destruction' in some parts of the continent, according to primatologist Martin Kowalewski, who measured the scale of...

October 12, 2020

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Massive fire destroys hundreds of homes in Sao Paulo, Brazil

A massive fire erupted on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, in Estrada de Alpina slum in the Brazilian most populous city of Sao Paulo. According to media reports, the fire began at 23:30 UTC (20:30 BRT) and rapidly spread taking hundreds of homes. The favela is thought...

September 14, 2016