Fires in Zambia and Botswana

Fires in Zambia and Botswana
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

These MODIS images from April 2, 2002, and April 20 show fires burning in the southern African countries of Zambia (top), Zimbabwe (right, April 20), and In the Okavango River Delta in Botswana (lower left). Lake Kariba lies along the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe.

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  • Data Date:

    April 2, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    April 10, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration