The burning Magwa oil fields near Ahmadi in Kuwait right after the end of the Gulf War in May of 1991. Tornados of fire are seen spinning off a burning well. More than 700 wells were set ablaze by retreating Iraqi troops creating the largest man-made environmental disaster in history.
- ©Peter Menzel, www.menzelphoto.com
- Image Size
- 1024x686 / 192.8KB
- Contained in galleries