DATASET

Forest Fire in Latvia (2018-08-01)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2018-08-01 19:00:00
Event time (UTC): 2018-08-01 00:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
On the late hours of July 31 a large bog fire erupted in the Ramata parish, Mazasalaca Municipality and LimbaĹži District, North of Latvia. Due to an ongoing drought in the affected areas and high winds, the fire is continuing to spread. Open flames and

a lot of smoke are present in the areas.

Reference products: 1
Delineation products: 1
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): Forest Fire in Latvia (2018-08-01). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/2ac0e0a2-c26c-4dce-a2fe-bfb6605cbae5

Keywords

Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service CEMS EMSR301 Latvia Emergency Copernicus LVA Copernicus Emergency Management Service Mapping Emergency Management Rapid Mapping Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Wildfire

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR301]: Forest Fire in Latvia (2018-08-01)
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
2018-08-01
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR301 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/2ac0e0a2-c26c-4dce-a2fe-bfb6605cbae5
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