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In this paper we analyse the extent of fire-induced forest degradation in Mato Grosso State, Brazil. We utilise a sample based approach used in a previous pan-tropical deforestation survey to derive information on land cover and burned areas in the two...

Person: Miettinen, Shimabukuro, Beuchle, Grecchi, Gomez, Simonetti, Achard
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Presentation to the Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee Arctic Data Collaboration Team Meeting September 2016 by Eric Miller on behalf of the Wildfires Collaboration Team.

Person: Miller
Year: 2016
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

Accurate assessment of forest carbon storage and uptake is central to policymaking aimed at mitigating climate change and understanding the role forests play in the global carbon cycle. Disturbances have highly diverse impacts on forest carbon dynamics...

Person: Gu, Williams, Ghimire, Zhao, Huang
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The extent of fires, their periodicity and their impact on terrestrial communities have been a major concern in the last century. Wildfires play an important role in shaping landscapes and as a source of CO2 and particulate matter, contributing to the...

Person: Diaz-Avalos, Juan, Serra-Saurina
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Although agricultural burning is banned in Russia, it is still a widespread practice. Accurately monitoring cropland burned area is an important task as these estimates are used in the calculation of cropland burning emissions, which are ultimately...

Person: Hall, Loboda, Giglio, McCarty
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

In this presentation Evan will provide a brief introduction to efforts at the University of Maryland and the Joint (NASA and NOAA) Polar Science System’s (JPSS) Proving Ground and Risk Reduction (PGRR) program.  The goal of the PGRR project is to...

Person: Ellicott
Year: 2016
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

In this presentation Evan will provide a brief introduction to efforts at the University of Maryland and the Joint (NASA and NOAA) Polar Science System’s (JPSS) Proving Ground and Risk Reduction (PGRR) program.  The goal of the PGRR project is to...

Person: Ellicott, Jenkins
Year: 2016
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

In this study, WRF-Sfire is coupled with WRF-Chem to construct WRFSC, an integrated forecast system for wildfire behaviour and smoke prediction. WRF-Sfire directly predicts wildfire spread, plume and plume-top heights, providing comprehensive...

Person: Kochanski, Jenkins, Yedinak, Mandel, Beezley, Lamb
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

An assessment of outcomes from research projects funded by the Joint Fire Science Program was conducted to determine whether or not science has been used to inform management and policy decisions and to explore factors that facilitate use of fire...

Person: Hunter
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Wildland fire management has reached a crossroads. Current perspectives are not capable of answering interdisciplinary adaptation and mitigation challenges posed by increases in wildfire risk to human populations and the need to reintegrate fire as a...

Person: Smith, Kolden, Paveglio, Cochrane, Bowman, Moritz, Kliskey, Alessa, Hudak, Hoffman, Lutz, Queen, Goetz, Higuera, Boschetti, Flannigan, Yedinak, Watts, Strand, van Wagtendonk, Anderson, Stocks, Abatzoglou
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES