DATASET

Flood in Thrace, Greece (2018-03-29)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2018-03-29 11:27:00
Event time (UTC): 2018-03-27 15:00:00
Event type: Flood (Riverine flood)

Activation reason:
Due to extensive rainfall and snow-melt of the last few days, and also due to large amounts of water that was released from dams in

rivers Evros and Ardas, many areas of Evros Regional Unit have been flooded. Extensive damages are reported in agricultural land, road and railway network. Many embankments across Evros river, broke, causing further problems. The Regional Unit of Evros has been declared in a state of emergency



Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 6
Grading products: 0

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.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2018): Flood in Thrace, Greece (2018-03-29). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/067f31bc-b32d-4495-95c4-99a4223d02fc

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus EMS Flood Copernicus Service GRC Copernicus Greece Emergency Mapping Copernicus Emergency Management Service Emergency Management Rapid Mapping Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation EMSR277

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR277]: Flood in Thrace, Greece (2018-03-29)
URL 
  • All maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant vector data (SHP, KML) as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
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GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2018-03-29
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR277 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/067f31bc-b32d-4495-95c4-99a4223d02fc
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