The President of the Andalusian Regional Government supports the CILIFO Project for research and technology 3.0 for fighting fires in Doñana

30.07.2020. The President of the Andalusian Government, Juanma Moreno, promotes the Euroregion Alentejo-Algarve Andalucía in the Acebrón de Doñana Palace by showing a ‘Plan_INFOCA’ prepared and equipped with advanced technology to fight fires 3.0.

During the event, held on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, demonstrations of the Systems Applied to Forest Fire Emergency Management in the framework of the CILIFO Project were carried out. Recently, the Infocus Device has implemented a system for locating terrestrial means based on satellite communications.

The systems for obtaining operational information using Drones were also shown. INFOCA, for several years, has implemented the use of unmanned aircraft (RPAS or Drones) to obtain information about the state of the fires during the night period.

The event was attended by the Minister of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Sustainable Development, Carmen Crespo, the president of the Commission for Coordination and Regional Development (CCDR) of the Algarve, Francisco Serra, the president of the Commission for Coordination and Regional Development of Alentejo, Joaquin Roberto Pereira Grilo and representing the Agency, the Managing Director, Javier De Torre Mandri and several colleagues as Amador Moreno Robles, Francisco Senra Rivero and a group of forest firefighters from Hinojos and Almonte belonging to the base of cabezudos.