DATASET

Wildfire in Ciudad Real, Spain (2021-07-23)

Collection: CEMS-RRM : CEMS Risk and Recovery Mapping 

Description


Activation date: 2021-07-23
Event type: Wildfire

Activation reason:


This CEMS Risk and Recovery Standard activation has been requested to provide the damage delineation and grading product over Ciudad Real region in Spain, which was affected by forest fire events. These events started on 12th July 2021 in the afternoon and were extinguished on the 13th July.During the event, forest fires affected areas of the municipalities of Chillon and Almaden in the region of Castilla La Mancha, province of Ciudad Real.As provided by the information system on forest fires of the Ministry of Sustainable Development, the fire over Almadén affected an unspecified area of land. This fire has been declared level 1, due to a possible impact on railway and electricity supply infrastructures. Local news reported that 2,000 hectares of the agricultural areas near Almaden were affected (https://www.elespanol.com/eldigitalcastillalamancha/sociedad/sucesos/20210712/incendios-activos-lunes-castilla-la-mancha-albacete-almaden/595941826_0.html) and more than 130 people and 37 media have worked on control and extinction tasks since the fire was detected.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2021): Wildfire in Ciudad Real, Spain (2021-07-23). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/49b1b3e7-1276-4084-8bb4-b7a5c236aad0

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Risk and Recovery Mapping Activation Copernicus Emergency Management Service Emergency Management Copernicus Service Copernicus EMS EMSN101 Wildfire ESP Risk and Recovery Mapping Emergency Mapping Spain

Data access

Copernicus EMS Risk and Recovery Mapping Activation [EMSN101]: Wildfire in Ciudad Real, Spain (2021-07-23)
URL 
  • Maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Risk and Recovery Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant geodatabase (GDB) and complete final report as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
POLYGON((-180 90,180 90,180 -90,-180 -90,-180 90))
GEO
{"type":"Polygon","crs":{"type":"name","properties":{"name":"urn:ogc:def:crs:OGC:1.3:CRS84"}},"coordinates":[[[-180,90],[180,90],[180,-90],[-180,-90],[-180,90]]]}

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
2021-07-23
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSN101 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/49b1b3e7-1276-4084-8bb4-b7a5c236aad0
Popularity