DATASET

Forest Fire in Western Achaia, Greece (2017-09-19)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2017-09-19 08:33:00
Event time (UTC): 2017-09-11 16:05:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
On 11/09/2017 a forest fire started close to the villages of Sandomeri, Polilopho and Arla and continued for several days, affecting more than 1000 hectares. The General Secretary for Civil Protection declared the municipality of Western Achaia in State of Emergency, and the authorities ordered the evacuation of the Arla village.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 2
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) (2017): Forest Fire in Western Achaia, Greece (2017-09-19). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/2c1340a0-2df8-454a-9215-9354469211e0

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Greece Emergency Emergency Management EMSR242 Mapping GRC Rapid Mapping Wildfire

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR242]: Forest Fire in Western Achaia, Greece (2017-09-19)
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
2017-09-19
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR242 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/2c1340a0-2df8-454a-9215-9354469211e0
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