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
System for personnel training in decision making of wildfires fighting

Dorrer, Georgy; Dorrer, Alexandra; Buslov, Igor; Yarovoy, Sergey

1095-1105
The Spark Wildfire Prediction System

Hilton, J. E.; Sullivan, A. L.; Swedosh, W.; Cruz, M. G.; Plucinski, M. P.; Hurley, R. J.; Huston, C.; Prakash, M.

1104-1109
Tracking of uncertainty when aggregating from fine to coarse spatial resolution

Brennan, J.; Lewis, P.; Gómez-Dans, J.; Chernetskiy, M.; Chuvieco, E.; Lizundia, J.; Campagnolo, M.; Pereira, J.; Oom, D.

1110-1115
Wildfires: web application concept and prototype

Nieves, Sandra; Mordvinova, Olga

1116-1123
Effects of law enforcement efforts on intentional wildfires

Prestemon, J.; Butry, D.; Chas-Amil, M. L.; Touza4, J.

1125-1129
Human perception of fire hazard in wildland urban interface areas: a Portuguese survey analysis of spot fires

Oliveira, Ricardo; Oliveira, Sandra; Zêzere, José; Viegas, Domingos

1130-1136
Integrating paleoecology into landscape management

Brown, Kendrick J.; Power, Mitchell J.; Hebda, Nicholas J.R.

1137-1145
Modeling the productivity of forest fire suppression operations using production functions: a methodological approach

Rodríguez y Silva, Francisco; Hand, Michael

1146-1154
Residents' experiences of the 2016 Fort McMurray Wildfire, Alberta

McGee, Tara K.

1155-1159
Risk assessment and reflections on socio-economic perception of wildfires at the fireshed level

Mitri, George; Bechara, Joseph; Nehme, Maya

1160-1164
The consideration of arson for forest fires caused by traditional uses of fire prohibited in Spain: a problem under discussion

Martínez-Navarro, José Mª; Vázquez-Varela, Carmen

1165-1178
A universal rate of spread index for Australian fuel types

Sharples, Jason J.; Bahri, Mona F. Z.; Huntley, Steve

1180-1183
Assessment of wildfire exposure and vulnerability factors in Alvares, Góis: integration of structural and dynamic factors at the local scale

Oliveira, Sandra; Gonçalves, Ana; Benali, Akli; Sá, Ana; Zêzere, José Luís; Pereira, José Miguel

1184-1188
Causes of forest fires in Federal Conservation Units of Brazil from 2006 to 2012

Costa, Aline das Graças; Torres, Fillipe Tamiozzo Pereira; Lima, Gumercindo Souza; Silva Júnior, Milton Ribas da; Zanuncio, José Cola

1189-1192
Climate-induced variations in global severe fire weather conditions

Jolly, W. Matt; Freeborn, Patrick

1193-1196
Cohesive forest fire management within an imperfect information environment: a review of risk handling and Decision Support Systems actually in use

Pacheco, Abílio P.; Claro, João; Fernandes, Paulo M.; Neufville, Richard de; Oliveira, Tiago M.; Borges, José G.; Rodrigues, José Coelho

1197-1199
Extreme weather conditions: the role of an heat wave on wildfires in Portugal

Parente, Joana; Pereira, Mário G.; Amraoui, Malik; Fischer, E. M.

1200-1204
High Resolution Seasonal Forest Fire Danger mapping using WRF forecasts for Greece: a tool for forest fires prevention planning and fire risk management support

Varela, Vassiliki; Vlachogiannis, Diamando; Sfetsos, Athanasios; Karozis, Stelios; Gounaris, Nikolaos; Sphyris, Angelos

1205-1208
Simulating the effectiveness of prescribed burning at altering wildfire behaviour in Tasmania

Furlaud, J. M.; Williamson, G. J.; Bowman, D. M. J. S.

1209-1211
The role of fire size, geometry, and intensity, in “extreme” plume development

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

1212-1215
A rapid technique to quantify bark fuel hazard with smartphones

Wallace, Luke; Reinke, Karin; Hillman, Samuel; Hally, Bryan; Jones, Simon

1216-1218
Aliens & Flames: a new research initiative joining fire behaviour and invasion ecology

Silva, Joaquim S.; Deus, Ernesto; Nereu, Mauro; Davim, David A.; Rossa, Carlos G.

1219-1222
Bench-scale measurement of pyrolysis products from intact live fuels

Fletcher, Thomas H.; Safdari, Mohammad-Saeed; Amini, Elham; Weise, David R.

1223-1226
Fire in wet eucalypt forests: rethinking fuel-accumulation models for Tasmania’s most unique fuel type

Furlaud, J. M.; Bowman, D. M. J. S.

1227-1229
Fire, landscape pattern and biodiversity: using fire for conservation in a south-eastern Australian ecosystem

York, Alan; Stefano, Julian Di; Sitters, Holly; Swan, Matthew

1230-1232
FireCaster Decision Support System: on the need for a new fuel description approach

Pérez-Ramirez, Y.; Filippi;, J B; Ferrat, L

1233-1235
Mid-term effects of thinning on canopy variables related to crown fire hazard on pure, even-aged pine stands

Arellano Pérez, Stéfano; Castedo-Dorado, Fernando; Álvarez-González, Juan Gabriel; Vega, Jose Antonio; Ruiz-González, Ana Daría

1236-1239
Multidisciplinary fire science research at the Sycan Marsh, Oregon

Parsons, Russ; Sauerbrey, Katie; Vaillant, Nicole; Queen, Lloyd; Moran, Chris; Cunningham, Matt; Grulke, Nancy; Bienz, Craig; Butler, Bret

1240-1243
A comparison of in-situ fire energy measurements to remote sensed thermography using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)

Jimenez, Daniel; Butler, Bret; Queen, Lloyd; Hoff, Valentijn; O’Brien, Joseph; Heirs, J. Kevin

1244-1248
Assessing fire severity using charcoal reflectance following a recent heathland wildfire on Carn Brea, Cornwall, UK

New, Stacey L.; Hudspith, Victoria A.; Belcher, Claire M.

1249-1253
Carbon dioxide emission on recurrent burnt peat swamp forest in Raja Musa Forest Reserve, Selangor, Malaysia

Nuruddin, Ahmad Ainuddin; Asari, Nur Haifaa’ Izwa; Hamid, Hazandy Abdul; Ismail, Mohd Kamil

1254-1258
Characterization of long term retardants

Mans, Vicens; Espasa, Sheila

1259-1261
Data mining techniques in the assessment of usability and effectiveness of forest fire video surveillance

Šerić, Ljiljana; Mikuličić, Danijela; Braović, Maja

1262-1266
Drivers of wildland fire behaviour variation across the Earth

Fernandes, Paulo M.; Sil, Ângelo; Ascoli, Davide; Cruz, Miguel G.; Alexander, Martin E.; Rossa, Carlos G.; Baeza, Jaime; Burrows, Neil; Davies, G. Matt; Fidelis, Alessandra; Gould, James S.; Govender, Navashni; Kilinc, Musa; McCaw, Lachlan

1267-1270
Effect of moisture content and ventilation on the burning rate of porous fuel beds

McAllister, Sara

1271-1273
Evaluating ecological tipping points across levels of wildfire suppression under various climate and fuel treatment scenarios on US northern Rocky Mountain landscapes using landscape simulation

Keane, Robert E.; Gray, Kathy; Davis, Brett; Holsinger, Lisa

1274-1277
Field-tested laboratory-derived models to predict forest fire front spread rate

Rossa, Carlos G.; Fernandes, Paulo M.

1278-1279
Flexible design of a helipad network for forest firefighting helicopters, applied to the case of Sardinia

Torres, Hugo; Pacheco, Abílio Pereira; Claro, João; Salis, Michele; Thompson, Matthew P.; Stonesifer, Crystal S.; Diana, Gavino; Cocco, Silvio

1280-1283
Influence of moisture and inorganic contents on smouldering spread rates in the lateral and in-depth directions

Christensen, Eirik G; Fernandez-Anez, Nieves; Rein1, Guillermo

1284-1287
New Zealand prescribed fire experiments to test convective heat transfer in wildland fires

Finney, Mark A.; Pearce, Grant; Strand, Tara; Katurji, Marwan; Clements, Craig

1288-1292

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