Advances in forest fire research 2018

Advances in forest fire research 2018
Advances in forest fire research 2018

Viegas, Domingos Xavier (ed.)

Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra

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Table of Contents
A model for identifying blow-up fire potential

McRae, Richard H. D.; Sharples, Jason J.; Badlan, Rachel L.

17-22
Assessing the increase in wildfire occurrence with climate change and the uncertainties associated with this projection

Fargeon, Hélène; Martin-StPaul, Nicolas; Pimont, François; Cáceres, Miquel De; Ruffault, Julien; Opitz, Thomas; Allard, Denis; Dupuy, Jean-Luc

23-32
Calibration of the Canadian FWI system for the territory of Europe

Alves, Daniela; Ribeiro, Luís Mário; Viegas, Domingos Xavier

33-43
Evaluation of wildfire danger in the Peruvian Andes: first step for its reduction and adaptation

Manta, Maria I.; Kometter, Roberto; Navia, Alexis

44-56
Fires in Portugal on 15th October 2017: a catastrophic evolution

Novo, Ilda; Pinto, Paulo; Rio, João; Gouveia, Célia

57-70
Generation and evaluation of ensemble simulations of wildfire spread for probabilistic forecast

Allaire, Frédéric; Filippi, Jean-Baptiste; Mallet, Vivien

71-80
Investigation of slope thresholds for flame attachment

Sharples, Jason J.; Edgar, Ross; Sidhu, Harvinder S.

81-87
IPA Adriatic Holistic Forest Fire Protection Project: the year after

Stipaničev, Darko; Šerić, Ljiljana; Krstinić, Damir; Bugarić, Marin; Vuković, Anđelka

88-98
Modelling of the rate of fire spread in heterogeneous fuel beds based on experimental data

Almeida, Miguel; Viegas, Domingos Xavier; Mendonça, Filipe; Fois, Cinzia; Lopes, Abel

99-109
Monitoring of forest fire risk conditions in Portugal with NOAA/NESDIS satellite-based Vegetation Health Index

Bugalho, Lourdes; Camara, Natália; Kogan, F.N

110-118
Protecting lives and property: testing tanker crew protection systems

Bessell, Rachel; Nichols, David; Leonard, Justin; Cruz, Miguel G.; Slijepcevic, Alen

119-126
Temporal variability of the Haines index and its relationship with forest fire in Portugal

Bugalho, Lourdes

127-137
The extreme weather conditions behind the destructive fires of June and October 2017 in Portugal

Pinto, Miguel M.; Hurduc, Alexandra; Trigo, Ricardo M.; Trigo, Isabel F.; DaCamara, Carlos C.

138-145
The impact of climate change on fire weather of Daxing'anling

Tian, Xiaorui; Shu, Lifu; Wang, Mingyu; Zhao, Fengjun

146-155
The organisation of fire protection in disaster areas using as an example the case of Bialowieza Forest

Szczygiel, Ryszard; Kwiatkowski, Miroslaw; Kolakowski, Bartlomiej

156-164
The stand flammability classes

Kwiatkowski, Miroslaw; Szczygiel, Ryszard; Kolakowski, Bartlomiej

165-172
Understanding the changing fire environment of south-west Western Australia

McCaw, Lachlan

173-182
Veld fire mitigation strategy: a vision for an innovative and integrated approach to managing risks in land reform farms, a case of land reform beneficiaries in South Africa

Shwababa, Siviwe Zukile; Restas, Agoston

183-191
Wildfire occurrence estimation in Spanish regions based on Land Use-Land Cover interfaces and biophysical variables

Vilar, Lara; Garrido, J.; Herrera, S.; Bedia, J.; Yebra, M.; Echavarría, P.; Martín, M. P.

192-200
Wildfire susceptibility mapping in Liguria (Italy): comparison of statistical driven partitioning and machine learning approach

Biondi, Guido; Campos, Lorenzo; D’Andrea, Mirko; Esposti, Silvia Degli; Fiorucci, Paolo; Tonini, Marj

201-207
Climatic conditions and fire regime affect vegetation recovery after large wildfires in Pinus forest ecosystems

Calvo, Leonor; Tárrega, Reyes; Valbuena, Luz; Marcos, Elena; Taboada, Angela; Fernández-García, Víctor; Fernández-Guisuraga, José Manuel; Fernández Manso, Alfonso; Quintano, Carmen; Luis, Estanislao de; Reyes, Otilia; Jaime Baeza, M.; Suárez-Seoane, Susana

209-217
Estimation of live fuel moisture content of shrubland using MODIS and Sentinel-2 images

Marino, Eva; Guillén-Climent, Mariluz; Algeet, Nur; Tomé, José Luis; Hernando, Carmen

218-226
Flammability of native species of two Brazilian ecosystems

Santos, João Francisco Labres dos; Machado, Igor Eloi Silva; Soares, Ronaldo Viana; Batista, Antonio Carlos; Neves, Pedro Cordeiro; Tetto, Alexandre França

227-231
Influence of fire frequency and epoch of prescribed burn on topkill rates in vegetation of Cerrado in Tocantins, Brazil

Silva, Allan Deyvid Pereira da; Batista, Antonio Carlos; Giongo, Marcos; Santos, Micael Moreia; Neto, Eduardo Ganassoli; Carvalho, Edmar Vinícius de; Machado, Igor Eloi Silva; Cachoeira, Jader Nunes

232-237
Influence of thermal treatment on the bioavailability of Cu, Cd and Zn in polluted forest soils

Xia, Xiufeng; Liu, Yanyan; Xu, Kai; Chen, Xianfeng; Huang, Xinyan; Song, Shaoxian

238-245
Live fuel moisture content: variability, predictability and impact on fire behavior and activity

Nicolas, Martin-StPaul; Julien, Ruffault; Pimont, François; Dupuy, Jean-Luc

246-253
Management of firebrand potential through the candling of bark fuel

Duff, Thomas J.; Richards, Penny; Cawson, Jane G.

254-261
Optimisation of fuel treatments at landscape level in NW Spain

Jiménez, Enrique; Fernández-Alonso, José M.; Fernández, Cristina; Fontúrbel, Teresa; Vega, José A.

262-269
Plasticity of fire related traits of some obligate seeder species in different fire-prone areas of SE France: the goals and methodology used

Romero, Bastien; Ganteaume, Anne

270-277
Quantifying effects on fire propagation in woody fuel models using the thin fuels assumption

Blasen, David; Johnson, Jesse; Jolly, William; Parsons, Russell

278-287
Soil resilience under different scenarios of fire recurrence and severity in Pinus forest ecosystems affected by large wildfires

Marcos, Elena; Fernández-García, Victor; Fernández-Guisuraga, José Manuel; Fernández-Manso, Alfonso; Quintano, Carmen; Calvo, Leonor

288-296
17 years of wildfire detection and management supported by an optical sensor system: field report from Germany’s Brandenburg national forest, one of Europe’s top wildfire regions at risk

Engel, Raimund

298-307
A project to measure and model pyrolysis to improve prediction of prescribed fire behavior

Weise, David R.; Fletcher, Thomas H.; Johnson, Timothy J.; Hao, WeiMin; Dietenberger, Mark; Princevac, Marko; Butler, Bret; McAllister, Sara; O’Brien, Joseph; Loudermilk, Louise; Ottmar, Roger; Hudak, Andrew; Kato, Akira; Shotorban, Babak; Mahalingam, Shankar; Mell, William E.

308-318
A review of fire whirls in wildland fires

Gollner, Michael; Tohidi, Ali; Xiao, Huahua

319-324
A study of the structure of a turbulent line fire subjected to cross-flow using large eddy simulations

Trouvé, Arnaud; Verma, Salman

319-324
A two-dimensional reaction-advection-diffusion model of the spread of fire in wildlands

Grasso, Paolo; Innocente, Mauro S.

334-342
An experimental investigation of the effect of grass fuel load on grassfire behaviour

Cruz, Miguel G.; Sullivan, Andrew L.; Gould, James S.; Hurley, Richard J.; Plucinski, Matt P.

343-348
Assessment of a human body thermoregulation software to predict the thermophysiological response of firefighters

Raimundo, António M.; Oliveira, A. Virgílio M.; Quintela, Divo A.

349-358
Cfd study of effect of water drop by aerial firefighting to protect forest fire growth

Satoh, Koyu; Viegas, Domingos; Liu, Naian; Xie, Xiaodong; Tu, Ran

359-371
Circulation weather types and their influence on the fire regime in Portugal

DaCamara, Carlos C.; Trigo, Ricardo M.

372-380

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