Applications

A number of specific applications are available through EFFIS: 

CURRENT SITUATION

The most up to date information on the current fire season in Europe and in the Mediterranean area. This includes today meteorological fire danger maps and forecast up to 6 days, daily updated maps of hot spots and fire perimeters.

 

FIRE HISTORY

Build customized maps of historical fire incidence querying the European Fire Database on number of fires, burned area and average fire size of selected years. 

 

FIRE NEWS

A selection of news from the press on wildland fires in Europe updated daily by the EFFIS team. News can be browsed for specific countries selected by the user from the news map.

Mission

As the science and knowledge service of the European Commission, the Joint Research Centre's mission is to support EU policies with independent evidence throughout the whole policy cycle.