Burn Scars and Late-Season Fires in Kazakhstan

Burn Scars and Late-Season Fires in Kazakhstan. Therefore This true-color image from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite shows several large fires burning. And in the steppes of Kazakhstan (bottom and center) as well as smaller, scattered agricultural fires (top). All active fires are marked with red dots (or outlines in the high-resolution images). The image was acquired on September 21, 2002. Although The Fires shown on the satellite can show various fires across the country. It has done massive damage. Due to high wind storms.

Credit: Image courtesy Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team at NASA GSFC

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