Title: Forest Fire in La Palma Island (2016-08-08)
Activation time (UTC): 2016-08-08 09:21:00 Event time (UTC): 2016-08-03 13:15:00 Event type: Forest fire, wild fire
Around 3.000 people have been preventively evacuated from their houses on the Canary Island of La Palma as a fire started on August 3rd driven by high winds across dry woodland. About 4.700 ha of forest have been affected by the Fires.
Reference maps produced: 1 Delineation maps produced: 2 Grading maps produced: 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.
|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
|Geographic bounding box||
28.633354782° N, -17.776867272° E, 28.4896425539° S, -17.893312286° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|