DATASET

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

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

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.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 3

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) (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

Keywords

Wildfire CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Emergency Emergency Management EMSR369 GRC Greece Mapping Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR369]: Forest Fire in Evia Island, Greece (2019-07-05)
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
2019-07-05
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR369 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/c4af1b63-ca66-4d50-8be7-0124927f4063
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