DATASET

Forest Fire in Chios Island in Greece (2012-08-28)

Collection: CEMS-RRM : CEMS Risk and Recovery Mapping 

Description


Activation date: 2012-08-28
Event type: Forest fire, wild fire

Activation reason:


Large areas of high forest have been burnt by the fire. In addition to that, in the southern part of the island many areas where the unique species Pistacia lentiscus var. Chia is been cultivated for centuries were burnt. Analysis of the burnt area is needed for the recovery phase (forest restoration measures, evaluation of damages in other land uses)

Contact

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

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2012): Forest Fire in Chios Island in Greece (2012-08-28). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/ef98cdc3-29a0-45ee-bf72-5f35bdd18635

Keywords

Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Emergency Emergency Management Forest fire, wild fire EMSN001 GRC CEMS Mapping Greece Risk and Recovery Mapping Copernicus Emergency Management Service Risk and Recovery Mapping Activation

Data access

Copernicus EMS Risk and Recovery Mapping Activation [EMSN001]: Forest Fire in Chios Island in Greece (2012-08-28)
URL 
  • Maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Risk and Recovery Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant geodatabase (GDB) and complete final report as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
POLYGON((-180 90,180 90,180 -90,-180 -90,-180 90))
GEO
{"type":"Polygon","crs":{"type":"name","properties":{"name":"urn:ogc:def:crs:OGC:1.3:CRS84"}},"coordinates":[[[-180,90],[180,90],[180,-90],[-180,-90],[-180,90]]]}

Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-12
Issued date
2012-08-28
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSN001 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/ef98cdc3-29a0-45ee-bf72-5f35bdd18635
Popularity