DATASET

Forest Fire in Tuscany, Italy (2018-09-26)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2018-09-26 16:21:00
Event time (UTC): 2018-09-24 20:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
The tail end of the summer campaign a big fire is affecting the Tuscany

region (Pisa Province). The weather conditions, with strong winds and dry, are very favourable to ignition and spreading of forest fires in the area of Pisa province. The strong wind conditions have been persisting also for the next hours and days. The fire is involving a large area arriving up to towns and villages. Several people (more than 700) have been temporary evacuated due to issues caused also by the smoke.The event is involving local and Statal resources in terms of men and means.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 3
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) (2018): Forest Fire in Tuscany, Italy (2018-09-26). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/4c824f2a-034d-458a-8a8c-dfeccb729d03

Keywords

Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Emergency Management CEMS Wildfire Copernicus Mapping EMSR316 Copernicus EMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping ITA Copernicus Service Emergency Italy

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR316]: Forest Fire in Tuscany, Italy (2018-09-26)
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
2018-09-26
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR316 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/4c824f2a-034d-458a-8a8c-dfeccb729d03
Popularity