In Australia forest fires have reached unprecedented levels, now they can be seen even from space.
The situation worsens heat and strong winds.
Authorities declared a state of emergency. To fight the fire thrown into the army, the Navy and the volunteers. There are dead and missing; of the thousands affected, many left without a home.
According to experts, over the period of the fires (they last from September last year) in Australia was burnt about 5 million hectares of forest, killed up to half a billion wild animals. In the South-Eastern part of the continent is markedly affected kangaroos and koalas, the last population has declined by about a third.