Predictive Services Tools Comparison, Alaska Fire Case Study, and Smoke Tools: 2019 Hot Topics from AFELU
Media Type: Webinar
  • Robert Ziel
    Alaska Fire Science Consortium
  • Chris Moore
    Bureau of Land Management, Alaska Fire Service
  • Peter Lahm
    US Forest Service
  • National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG), Advanced Fire Environment Learning Unit (AFELU)
Date: October 17, 2019

Cataloging Information

  • 2019 fire season
  • acres burned
  • air quality
  • BlueSky
  • drought
  • ERC - Energy Release Component
  • FSPro - Fire Spread Probability
  • landscape flammability
  • NDVI - Normalized Difference Vegetation Index
  • PDI - Palmer Drought Index
  • PM - particulate matter
  • PM2.5
  • precipitation
  • wildfires
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Record Last Modified: December 17, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 60438


The Advanced Fire Environment Learning Unit (AFELU) will host three speakers to talk about Predictive Services comparison tools (Robert Ziel, Alaska Fire Science Consortium), predicting fire behavior in Alaska (Chris Moore, Alaska Fire Service), and smoke tools (Pete Lahm, US Forest Service). The target audience is anyone interested in fire behavior, fire weather, or fire prediction.

Recording Length: 1:05:46
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