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Fires in Paraguay

Monday, 27 August 2007

Type of Event:
Fires
Location of Event:
San Pedro, Paraguay
Date of Charter Activation:
27/08/2007 19:27 UTC
Charter Requestor:
SIFEM
Project Management:

Description of the event

Fires have hit forests and agricultural areas in the Tacuati District of San Pedro, and 2000 people have been affected.  

Landsat5 Spot4 Classification image 08-09/2007

Source: Landsat-5, Spot-4.
Acquired: 08-09/2007 Landsat-5 Spot-4 composite classification image.

Copyright: CNES 2007, USGS 2007
Image processing, map created 10/09/2007 by CONAE.

UK DMC image, San Pedro, Paraguay 07/09/2007

Source: UK-DMC.
Acquired: 07/09/2007 UK-DMC SLIM-6 image showing burnt areas in yellow.

Copyright: DMC-ii 2007
Image processing, map created 11/09/2007 by CONAE.

Landsat-5 Spot4 Burnt areas 08-09/2007

Source: Landsat-5, Spot-4.
Acquired: 08-09/2007 Landsat-5 Spot-4 composite image, total burnt areas.

Copyright: CNES 2007, Credit USGS 2007
Image processing, map created 10/09/2007 by CONAE.

SPOT image, San Pedro, Paraguay 31/08/2007

Source: Spot-4.
Acquired: 31/08/2007 Burnt areas shown in yellow on a SPOT image acquired after the disaster.

Copyright: CNES 2007 Image processing, map created 02/09/2007 by CONAE.

Landsat5 image, San Pedro, Paraguay 07-08/2007

Source: Landsat5.
Acquired: 07-08/2007 Pre-disaster Landsat image of the affected area.

Copyright: Credit USGS 2007 Image processing, map created 03/09/2007 by CONAE.

Landsat5 image, San Pedro, Paraguay 02/09/2007

Source: Landsat5.
Acquired: 02/08/2007 Burnt areas shown on a Landsat image acquired after the disaster.

Copyright: Credit USGS 2007 Image processing, map created 03/09/2007 by CONAE.

UK DMC SLIM-6 image, San Pedro, Paraguay 04/09/2007

Source: UK-DMC.
Acquired: 04/09/2007 Burnt areas shown in yellow on a UK-DMC image acquired after the disaster.

Copyright: DMC-ii 2007 Image processing, map created 09/09/2007 by CONAE.

MODIS image, San Pedro, Paraguay 22/08/2007

Source: Aqua.
Acquired: 22/08/2007 Aqua MODIS image showing hotspots in the affected area.

Copyright: Credit USGS 2007 Image processing, map created 02/09/2007 by CONAE.

Landsat5 image, San Pedro, Paraguay , 08/20/2007 Affected areas

Source: Landsat5.
Acquired: 08/2007 Regional view of the affected area.

Copyright: Credit USGS 2007 Image processing, map created 02/09/2007 by CONAE.