DATASET

Wildfire in Covilha, Portugal (2022-08-09)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2022-08-09 13:11:00
Event time (UTC): 2022-08-06 03:18:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
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.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 3
Grading products: 2

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) (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

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Emergency Copernicus Service Emergency Management Portugal PRT Mapping Rapid Mapping Wildfire Copernicus Emergency Management Service EMSR618

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR618]: Wildfire in Covilha, Portugal (2022-08-09)
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

System.Collections.Generic.List`1[JRC.P4D.Trinity.Types.LangLiteral]

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2022-08-18
Modified date
2022-09-05
Issued date
2022-08-09
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR618 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/db94df4d-9deb-49bd-a6ca-3ea815cc3085
Popularity
15 Nov 2022: 1 visits