Activation time (UTC): 2021-07-03 19:17:00
Event time (UTC): 2021-07-03 12:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
On the afternoon of 3 July, a fire broke out in the Limassol district. Houses were destroyed and large areas of pine forest and other vegetation were burned in just a few hours. The Arakapas village has been evacuated as well as the district boundaries into Larnaca, Melini, Ora, Odou, Sykopetra, and Eptagonia, Ayioi Vavatsinias, and Vavatsinia.
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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2021): Fire in Cyprus (2021-07-03). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/7ea26f42-7bac-4891-9263-83a892d887f3
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