Title: Forest Fire in Latvia (2018-07-18)
Activation time (UTC): 2018-07-18 18:21:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-07-18 15:00:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
On 17 July, a large forest fire and turf fire were registered in Talsi district, Valdgale county, Latvia. Due to an ongoing drought in the affected area and high winds, the fire continues to spread. Population of the affected area has been evacuated.
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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.
|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
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57.3928554405° N, 22.4085342598° E, 57.2823139437° S, 22.1589281321° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|