DATASET

Forest fire in Corsica, France (2019-02-24)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2019-02-24 10:11:00
Event time (UTC): 2019-02-24 09:30:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
On the night of the 23rd of February 2019 several fires were declared on the island of Corsica, France. The worst of these fires lies to the south of Calenzana, Haute-Corse Department, where many hectares are reported as burnt (French Civil Security). At present, the fire is heading towards Bonifato Forest. The service is requested to monitor this fire as or if it evolves.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 2
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) (2019): Forest fire in Corsica, France (2019-02-24). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/78bb38ba-cb6e-486a-b9c3-aed58ad998dd

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus EMS Emergency Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus Service France EMSR344 Rapid Mapping Mapping Wildfire FRA Emergency Management

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR344]: Forest fire in Corsica, France (2019-02-24)
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
2019-02-24
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR344 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/78bb38ba-cb6e-486a-b9c3-aed58ad998dd
Popularity