Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest fire risk assessment in Southern Croatia (2019-05-17)

Description

Activation date: 2019-05-17
Event type: Forest fire, wild fire

Activation reason:
The scope of the service request was to carry out a pre‐disaster Forest Fire Risk assessment in two areas near Split and Dubrovnik in Croatia. Apart from the General Reference context the following Risk and Recovery products were generated:Forest Fire exposure and risk, as well as vulnerability of people and assetsRisk - specific mitigation measures suggestionsCritical information for the development and management of first response infrastructuresAssets & Population Exposure & VulnerabilityThe assessment of the forest fire hazard accounts for fire intensity and surface properties. The generation of a forest fire index layer was based on specific assumptions and accounts for anaglyph, aspect & height zones, vegetation cover, climatological conditions and historical forest fires records. Forest fires hazard maps show the hazard levels in forest ...

How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2019):  Forest fire risk assessment in Southern Croatia (2019-05-17). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/36d42ea4-4f48-4a90-b0df-86e95b7788cc
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Issue date 2019-05-17
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSN059
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/36d42ea4-4f48-4a90-b0df-86e95b7788cc
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43.5983764378° N, 18.5727922604° E, 42.3839209235° S, 16.5671100145° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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