DATASET

Forest Fire in Viseu, Portugal (2020-09-08)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2020-09-08 10:44:00
Event time (UTC): 2020-09-07 11:37:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
A forest fire, started on 07/09/2020 in the Concelho of Oliveira de Frades (Viseu District), is spreading rapidly due to the strong winds. The fire-fighting is involving several forces and aerial firefighting.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 2
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.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2020): Forest Fire in Viseu, Portugal (2020-09-08). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/aea5f902-188d-4dff-bbad-5c18e4c1ff83

Keywords

Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation CEMS Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Copernicus Emergency Emergency Management EMSR462 Copernicus Emergency Management Service Mapping PRT Portugal Rapid Mapping Wildfire

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR462]: Forest Fire in Viseu, Portugal (2020-09-08)
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
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GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2020-09-08
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR462 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/aea5f902-188d-4dff-bbad-5c18e4c1ff83
Popularity