Title: Forest fire in Corsica, France (2018-01-04)
Activation time (UTC): 2018-01-04 12:39:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-01-04 11:15:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
As of 2 January, several forest fires devastate northern Corsica, affected by the storm Eleanor and its strong winds. More than 1 500 hectares have been already burned. Six fires were active on 4 January while terrestrial and aerial firefighting means have been engaged in order to extinguish it in the most effective way.
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|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
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42.472258768° N, 9.53979850281° E, 42.261814037° S, 9.415299113° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|