Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest fire in Leon, Spain (2017-08-25)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2017-08-25 12:08:00 Event time (UTC): 2017-08-22 14:20:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
A fire which broke out in Encinedo (Leon), region of La Cabrera, on 22 August burned almost 10,000 hectares. The main interest of this activation is to assess the actual fire perimeter and assess vegetation and other environmental damages. The products will be used to identify priorities for recovery activities

Reference maps produced: 0 Delineation maps produced: 8 Grading maps produced: 4

Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.

How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2017):  Forest fire in Leon, Spain (2017-08-25). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/02136dfd-a71f-40f2-bf6e-c65cab45acbe
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Additional information
Issue date 2017-08-25
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR227
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/02136dfd-a71f-40f2-bf6e-c65cab45acbe
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42.3324740427° N, -6.41926232738° E, 42.1747946627° S, -6.67322369053° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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