Activation time (UTC): 2017-06-26 14:38:00 Event time (UTC): 2017-06-24 21:00:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
A major forest fire in southern Spain has forced the evacuation of more than 1.500 people from homes, campsites and hotels. The fire started on Saturday night on Spain's southern coast, then advanced east to reach the Donana Nature Reserve, one of the country's most important wildlife sanctuaries and a UNESCO World Heritage.
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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.
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- Portugal, Algeria, Spain