Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest Fire in Evia Island, Greece (2019-07-05)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2019-07-05 09:07:00 Event time (UTC): 2019-07-04 11:20:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
A forest fire broke out on July 04 in Evia Island, 70 Km North-Northeast from Athens. Residents of the villages of Makrichori, Neochori, Dafni, Gavalas and Lofiskos have been relocated as a preventative measure. According to Fire Service 46 personnel with 36 vehicles, plus 30 hand crew firefighters and 8 volunteers, plus 7 firefighting airplanes and 4 firefighting helicopters, are involved in the operation to bring the fire under control.

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How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2019):  Forest Fire in Evia Island, Greece (2019-07-05). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/c4af1b63-ca66-4d50-8be7-0124927f4063
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Issue date 2019-07-05
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR369
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/c4af1b63-ca66-4d50-8be7-0124927f4063
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38.5766549328° N, 24.1698379191° E, 38.4356718682° S, 23.925334024° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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