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Bush Fires in Tropical Savannas of Western Australia

15.9S 125.6E

April 24th, 2013 Category: Fires

Australia – April 24th, 2013

As the dry season, which usually runs from May to October, is about to begin in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, bush fires blaze in the area’s tropical savannas. When such fires occur in April and May, they usually burn themselves out after just a few days, since early in the dry season vegetation has dried enough to burn but is still wet enough that they can’t grow out of control.

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