Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.3 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.8 earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 earthquake hits Romania.

5.0 earthquake hits south of Fiji.

Wildfires

Wildfires – Poland

Around 6,000 hectares of the Biebrza National Park – roughly 10% – are currently in flames as hundreds of firefighters attempt to get the blazes under control. The Environment Ministry said the fire was most likely caused by farmers illegally burning grass. The situation is worsened due to the fact Poland is currently experiencing its worst droughts in decades.

Disease

COVID-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Dengue Fever

Costa Rica – The Costa Rica Health Ministry is calling on the public to eliminate mosquito breeding sites as the number of dengue fever cases reported to date is significantly higher to date than 2019. According to officials, from the beginning of the year through the end of March, 1,760 cases of dengue have been confirmed.

Mayotte – Mayotte Island is part of the Comoros archipelago (Mozambique Channel, southwestern Indian Ocean), which is under French administration. Since the beginning of the year, the Agence Régionale de Santé of Mayotte has reported 3533 confirmed cases of dengue fever on the island, including 16 deaths.

Measles – Mexico

Mexico is experiencing a measles outbreak. Between 1 January and 2 April 2020, 1,364 probable1cases of measles were reported, of which 124 were laboratory confirmed, 991 were discarded and 328 remain under investigation.