Rapid Mapping

Wildfire in Val di Susa

A forest fire started on the 21st of October over the loans of the towns of Bussoleno and Caprie in Val di Susa. On the 24th of October the burnt area estimation was about 1000 hectares (source: La Stampa).

The visible active flames extent after the first day from the event can be visualized on the map below. The information is extracted using a Landsat 8 – OLI image with a 30 m GSD.

The map in full resolution is downloadable here.