Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest fire in Segovia, Spain (2019-08-05)


Activation time (UTC): 2019-08-05 09:29:00 Event time (UTC): 2019-08-04 14:46:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
On 04/08/2019, a forest fire was declared in the Municipality of La Granja de San Ildefonso, in the Autonomous Community of Castilla y León. As a consequence of this fire Sierra de Guadarrama National Park is threatened. The Sierra de Guadarrama accounts for a representative sample of the high-mountain Mediterranean natural systems, such as shrubs and Alpine pastures, pinewoods, Pyrenean oak woods, peat lands with glacial and periglacial landforms, and mountains landscapes with geological extraordinary elements.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2019):  Forest fire in Segovia, Spain (2019-08-05). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2019-08-05
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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40.9186683349° N, -3.9294271058° E, 40.8750440706° S, -3.99920546242° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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