DATASET

Fire in Sardinia, Italy (2019-07-31)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2019-07-31 15:23:00
Event time (UTC): 2019-07-28 18:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
In the late evening 28 July 2019, a wildfire broke out in the northern-eastern part of the Sardinia island, in the surrounding area of Siniscola town. There have been several fires in the area, but the most damaging was the one affecting a large part of Mediterranean scrub and several agriculture areas. According to the regional authority, six helicopters and two Canadair were involved to control the fire. Several houses and farms were evacuated in advance. The fire caused damage to the farms and the death of several animals.



Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 1

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) (2019): Fire in Sardinia, Italy (2019-07-31). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/f9a7f8b7-f5de-414c-874f-61e8e2d60975

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus Copernicus EMS Mapping Copernicus Emergency Management Service Wildfire Copernicus Service Emergency Emergency Management EMSR374 Rapid Mapping ITA Italy

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR374]: Fire in Sardinia, Italy (2019-07-31)
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

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2019-07-31
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR374 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/f9a7f8b7-f5de-414c-874f-61e8e2d60975
Popularity