DATASET

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

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

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 products: 0
Delineation products: 4
Grading products: 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.

Contact

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

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (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

Keywords

Albania Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation CEMS Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Wildfire Emergency Copernicus Emergency Management EMSR217 Copernicus Emergency Management Service Mapping Rapid Mapping ALB

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR217]: Forest fire in southern Albania (2017-08-03)
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
POLYGON((19.4919768836 41.823814184492,20.48479731001 41.823814184492,20.48479731001 40.1941212341,19.4919768836 40.1941212341,19.4919768836 41.823814184492))
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
2017-08-03
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR217 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/d54fa975-0a0c-49f4-98c8-712ce58dce55
Popularity