Activation time (UTC): 2017-07-25 09:39:00
Event time (UTC): 2017-07-24 14:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
As of 24 July, France is facing a severe forest fire situation (southern mainland and Corsica). The three main fires are located in Corsica (730 ha), in the department of Alpes-Maritimes (70 ha) and in the region of Luberon (635 ha). On 25 July, more than 3000 ha have burned. The fire danger is very high for the coming days until 28 July.
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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2017): Forest Fires in Southern France (2017-07-25). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/f19784c2-5755-476b-94c7-7c7cfdca3e40
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