DATASET

Wildfires in Albania (2021-08-11)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2021-08-11 23:23:00
Event time (UTC): 2021-08-10 00:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
Since mid-July 2021, Albania has been affected by wildfires, throughout several parts of its territory. Hundreds of hectares of forests, pastures and thousands of olive trees have been destroyed especially in the Vlora and Fier regions. The Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Service has been requested to provide delineation mapping and monitoring.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 1
Grading products: 0

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) (2021): Wildfires in Albania (2021-08-11). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/7d782bf3-b3ad-4f90-9778-103d6a42ea50

Keywords

ALB Albania CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus EMS Emergency Copernicus Service Emergency Management Rapid Mapping Wildfire EMSR535 Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR535]: Wildfires in Albania (2021-08-11)
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
POLYGON((19.261391899492 42.347684839718,20.430667046858 42.347684839718,20.430667046858 40.107812542278,19.261391899492 40.107812542278,19.261391899492 42.347684839718))
GEO
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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
2021-08-11
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR535 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/7d782bf3-b3ad-4f90-9778-103d6a42ea50
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