18 April 2008 (from AFP) - A pall of smoke covers Palermo neighbourhood at dusk as massive brush fires set by cattle ranchers and soybean farmers in the Parana River delta choked off Buenos Aires.
Photograph of Beunos Aires from AFP/Getty Images
Envisat views of brush fires
Detailed overview of the area north-west of Buenos Aires, using bands corresponding to visible light.
This image was acquired on the same orbit as the above image, but shows the area in a different band combination to present an alternate view.
Three days later, fires and smoke are still visible over the area.
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