DATASET

Fire in Var, France (2021-08-17)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2021-08-17 07:26:00
Event time (UTC): 2021-08-16 19:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
A forest fire which burned more than 4000 ha of forest and scrubland continues to evolve in the VAR department, in the south of France. The fire is fed by a strong mistral and cause the caulking of many people.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 4
Grading products: 1

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): Fire in Var, France (2021-08-17). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/492f5467-b604-49c8-8695-f0b219880eaf

Keywords

Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service CEMS Emergency Management France FRA Mapping Copernicus Emergency Management Service Emergency Copernicus Rapid Mapping Wildfire EMSR541

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR541]: Fire in Var, France (2021-08-17)
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
2021-09-03
Modified date
2021-09-03
Issued date
2021-08-17
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR541 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/492f5467-b604-49c8-8695-f0b219880eaf
Popularity