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Brace yourselves, Malaysia and Singapore. The haze is coming.

Jul 04, 2020 | 🚀 Fathership
On July 1, 2020, the Indonesian government declared a state of emergency due to the risk of a forest fire erupting.

Indonesian officials have detected over a hundred hotspots that have the potential to grow into a full-blown forest fire - the same kind of fire that erupted in Central Kalimantan in 2019.

The fires were so intense that it turned the skies red and blanketed the majority of Southeast Asia in smog, or what we know better as haze.

These hotspots were detected using a satellite, which predicted there's a high chance forest fires will start.

Most of the time, these fires can get out of hand.