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Smoke From African Rain Forest Fires Heads North to Europe

The destruction of that ancient forest is starting to look more and more like our first really big global warming and climate change disaster. It is on fire all the time, every day, day after day. week after week, month after month.
On the fire map each red dot represents a fire in the African rain forest
On the fire map each red dot represents a fire in the African rain forest
Coastal fires, smoke drifting over Atlantic
Coastal fires, smoke drifting over Atlantic
Smoke from fires, 400,000 square kilometres
Smoke from fires, 400,000 square kilometres
West coast fire complex, smoke over Atlantic
West coast fire complex, smoke over Atlantic
Grey smoke drifting north over Atlantic
Grey smoke drifting north over Atlantic
Smoke reaches Southern Spain, heading towards Europe
Smoke reaches Southern Spain, heading towards Europe
Smoke heads towards Saudi Arabia, Egypt
Smoke heads towards Saudi Arabia, Egypt
Rain belt shifted north from Equator, nothing to stop fires in rain forest
Rain belt shifted north from Equator, nothing to stop fires in rain forest
Satellite Images of the fires on July 20th, 2016.

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