Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest fire risks assessment in Croatia (2017-10-30)


Activation date: 2017-10-30
Event type: Forest fire, wild fire

Activation reason:
The scope of the service request was to generate Forest Fire Risk assessment analyses and mitigation products covering a set of 27 focus areas in Croatia. Apart from the General Reference context the following Risk and Recovery products were generated:Forest Fire exposure and risk, as well as vulnerability of people and assetsRisk - specific mitigation measures suggestionsCritical information for the development and management of first response infrastructures   Assets & Population Exposure & Vulnerability The assessment of the forest fire hazard takes in to account both fire intensity and surface properties. The generation of a forest fire index layer was based on specific assumptions and takes in to account anaglyph, aspect & height zones, vegetation cover, climatological conditions and historical forest fires records. Forest fire hazard ...

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2017):  Forest fire risks assessment in Croatia (2017-10-30). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2017-10-30
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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45.0266367154° N, 17.7481946588° E, 42.620443381° S, 13.7110244642° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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