Title: Forest fire in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany (2019-07-01)
Activation time (UTC): 2019-07-01 17:14:00 Event time (UTC): 2019-06-30 18:30:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
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 Lübtheen that was heavily contaminated with ammunition, which makes the extinguishing considerably difficult.
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|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
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53.3149280566° N, 11.2249274995° E, 53.2250738201° S, 11.0750421778° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|