DATASET

Wildfire in East Mani, Greece (2021-08-06)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2021-08-06 08:24:00
Event time (UTC): 2021-08-03 13:23:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
Α wildfire is raging from Thursday in East Mani Municipality at Peloponnese Region, burning down large forests of pine and rural areas. The fire is still active on several fronts. The moderate wind, high temperatures and high flammability of forest fuels, make the work of firefighters very difficult. Several villages have been ordered to evacuate for precautionary reasons after a fire broke out. According to Fire Service 88 firefighters with 25 vehicles are currently operating in the area, assisted by 3 ground force group, one helicopter and two planes.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 5
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) (2021): Wildfire in East Mani, Greece (2021-08-06). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/31e5db16-7bc9-4ab9-a506-fff21c027ecc

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping EMSR531 Copernicus Service Wildfire Emergency Management Emergency GRC Greece Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR531]: Wildfire in East Mani, Greece (2021-08-06)
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
2021-08-16
Modified date
2021-08-16
Issued date
2021-08-06
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR531 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/31e5db16-7bc9-4ab9-a506-fff21c027ecc
Popularity