DATASET

Forest fire in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany (2019-07-01)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2019-07-01 17:14:00
Event time (UTC): 2019-06-30 18:30:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
Around 430 hectares of forest in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania were affected due to a re-ignited forest fire in the municipality of Ludwigslust-Parchim, making it the largest forest fire in the history of the northern German state. The affected area include a former military training area near L├╝btheen that was heavily contaminated with ammunition, which makes the extinguishing considerably difficult.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
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) (2019): Forest fire in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany (2019-07-01). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/087378e6-a6c4-40a1-b673-5debe3894e77

Keywords

Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation CEMS Mapping Emergency Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus EMS Emergency Management Rapid Mapping Copernicus Service EMSR366 Germany DEU Wildfire

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR366]: Forest fire in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany (2019-07-01)
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
2019-07-01
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR366 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/087378e6-a6c4-40a1-b673-5debe3894e77
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