Activation time (UTC): 2021-08-16 21:01:00
Event time (UTC): 2021-08-14 23:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
Since 15/08/2021, a forest fire is spreading in a large forest and shrub area of the municipalities of Castro Marim and Tavira in Faro District – Algarve. Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping is requested to provide First Estimate Product, Delineation and Grading products.
Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 1
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.
How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2021): Fire in Algarve, Portugal (2021-08-16). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/a0400651-ba89-4b3e-87ea-fe8bfd6b0456
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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.
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