Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest fire in southern Albania (2017-08-03)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2017-08-03 13:35:00 Event time (UTC): 2017-08-03 08:00:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
Large forest areas, pastures and bushes have been burned down due to a series of wildfires during the last 24 hours in the southern Albania. Aerial intervention is needed in some districts due to the rough topography and mountainous terrain.

Reference maps produced: 0 Delineation maps produced: 4 Grading maps produced: 4

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 (2017):  Forest fire in southern Albania (2017-08-03). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/d54fa975-0a0c-49f4-98c8-712ce58dce55
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Additional information
Issue date 2017-08-03
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR217
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/d54fa975-0a0c-49f4-98c8-712ce58dce55
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Geographic bounding box

41.8238141845° N, 20.48479731° E, 40.1941212341° S, 19.4919768836° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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