Activation time (UTC): 2022-08-09 13:11:00
Event time (UTC): 2022-08-06 03:18:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
A forest fire started on 6 August 2022 in the Natural Park of Serra de Estrela (Covilhã / Castelo Branco district). The fire has already burned more than 4.000 ha of cork oaks and pine trees forest.
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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 (JRC) (2022): Wildfire in Covilha, Portugal (2022-08-09). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/db94df4d-9deb-49bd-a6ca-3ea815cc3085
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