Wildland Fire Danger Estimation and Mapping: The Role of Remote Sensing Data

Wildland Fire Danger Estimation and Mapping: The Role of Remote Sensing Data

by Emilio Chuvieco
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789812385697
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Series:
Remote Sensing Series
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Introduction to Fire Danger Rating and Remote Sensing - Will Remote Sensing Enhance Wildland Fire Danger Rating?1
2Current Methods to Assess Fire Danger Potential21
3Estimation of Live Fuel Moisture Content63
4Methods Used to Estimate Moisture Content of Dead Wildland Fuels91
5Fuel Loads and Fuel Type Mapping119
6The Human Factor in Fire Danger Assessment143
7Integration of Physical and Human Factors in Fire Danger Assessment197
References219
Index263

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