DATASET

Forest fire in Corsica, France (2017-08-14)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2017-08-14 14:00:00
Event time (UTC): 2017-08-11 00:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
Important forest fires have been declared in Corsica since the 11th of August 2017. On the 14th of August, in the Cap Corse area, forest fires at Ogliastro are still in progress, more than 1800 Ha have burned and numerous people evacuated.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 1
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) (2017): Forest fire in Corsica, France (2017-08-14). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/6d4c9d62-b313-424d-85fa-e52aeddbca20

Keywords

Copernicus CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Emergency Copernicus EMS FRA France Emergency Management EMSR221 Mapping Rapid Mapping Wildfire

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR221]: Forest fire in Corsica, France (2017-08-14)
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
2017-08-14
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR221 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/6d4c9d62-b313-424d-85fa-e52aeddbca20
Popularity