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Canada's National Forest Fire Information syatem

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Describes Canada's automated national daily forest fire monotoring, mapping, and modeling system

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Canada's National Forest Fire Information syatem

  1. 1. Fire Monitoring, Mapping and Modeling System: Fire M3 A knowledge initiative of the Canadian Forest Service and the Canada Centre for Remote Sensing
  2. 2. FireM3 Project Goals <ul><li>Automated national Monitoring of large fires </li></ul><ul><li>Large-Scale fire Mapping </li></ul><ul><li>Fire behavior and Modeling </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated systems and products </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Spatial Fire Management System </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Canadian Forest Fire Behavior Prediction System </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Canadian Wildland Fire Information System </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Agency fire management systems </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Inputs Modeled Outputs FBP System Fuel Type FFMC, ISI, BUI Wind Speed Wind Direction Slope & Aspect Elevation, Latitude, Longitude & Date Hot Spot Location, Time & Date GIS Products Reports & Statistics Rate of Spread Fuel Consumption Fire Intensity Type of Fire Crown Fraction Burned Fire Load Area Burned Fire Size Classes Fuel Consumption Greenhouse Gases Foliar Moisture Content Fuels Weather Topography Remote Sensing Fire Masks Canadian Forest Fire Behavior Prediction ( FBP ) System
  4. 4. Fire Modeling
  5. 5. Fire Modeling
  6. 6. Fire Modeling
  7. 7. Fire Modeling
  8. 8. Fire Modeling Satellite-based Fuel-Type Map
  9. 9. Fire Modeling
  10. 10. Fire Monitoring Source: Canada Centre for Remote Sensing AVHRR Mosaics and Chips
  11. 11. Fire Monitoring
  12. 12. Fire Monitoring
  13. 13. Fire Monitoring Source: Canadian Forest Service
  14. 14. Fire Monitoring Source: Canada Centre for Remote Sensing CD-ROM of Historical Large Fire Occurrence in Canada
  15. 15. Large-Scale Mapping Source: Canada Centre for Remote Sensing High Resolution Images of Selected Large Fires
  16. 16. Large-Scale Mapping Source: Canadian Forest Service Integrated GIS Products
  17. 17. Source: Canadian Forest Service Integrated GIS Products Large-Scale Mapping
  18. 18. Products
  19. 19. Products Florida Division of Forestry Smoke Dispersion Prediction
  20. 20. Fire Monitoring, Mapping and Modeling System: Fire M3 http://fms.nofc.nrcan.gc.ca/index.html

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