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Modelling, Monitoring and Management of Forest Fires

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On The Two Ways For The Computing Of The Fire Front Positions And The Rate Of Spread

Author(s): K. Chetehouna, I. Zarguili, O. Séro-Guillaume, F. Giroud & C. Picard

Pages: 10 Page Range: 3 - 12 Size: 776 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Study Of Wildfire In-draft Flows For Counter Fire Operations

Author(s): R. Roxburgh & G. Rein

Pages: 10 Page Range: 13 - 22 Size: 461 kb Price: Free (open access)

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In-field Determination Of Drag Through Grass For A Forest-fire Simulation Model

Author(s): P. M. Kenney, T. G. Keith, T. T. Ng & R. R. Linn

Pages: 7 Page Range: 23 - 29 Size: 790 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Scientific Advances In Fire Modelling And Its Integration In A Forest Fire Decision System

Author(s): L. Ferragut, S. Monedero, M. I. Asensio & J. Ram´ırez

Pages: 8 Page Range: 31 - 38 Size: 646 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Development Of An Object-orientated Database For Wildfire Modelling

Author(s): C. J. Legg, G. B. Pezzatti, E. Rigolot, O. Vigy, I. Lecomte, A. Mårell & V. Krivtsov

Pages: 9 Page Range: 39 - 47 Size: 483 kb Price: Free (open access)

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An Operational Dropping Model Towards Efficient Aerial Firefighting

Author(s): J. H. Amorim, C. Borrego & A. I. Miranda

Pages: 10 Page Range: 51 - 60 Size: 1,027 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Development Of Novel Composite Fire-extinguishing Powders On The Basis Of Mineral Raw Materials

Author(s): L. Gurchumelia, G. Baliashvili, F. Bejanov & N. Sarjveldze

Pages: 7 Page Range: 61 - 67 Size: 728 kb Price: Free (open access)

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FIREcast System – Provisional Fire Danger Index Computation System For Alpine Regions

Author(s): L. Corgnati, M. Gabella & G. Perona

Pages: 10 Page Range: 71 - 80 Size: 360 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Forest Fire Danger Forecasting In Poland

Author(s): J. Piwnicki, B. Ubysz & R. Szczygieł

Pages: 7 Page Range: 81 - 87 Size: 474 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Assessing Fire Risk In Stand-level Management In Galicia (north-western Spain)

Author(s): M. Pasalodos-Tato & T. Pukkala

Pages: 9 Page Range: 89 - 97 Size: 342 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Methodology For Measuring Geometrical And Thermal Characteristics Of Flames In Laboratory Forest Fires

Author(s): E. Pastor, A. Àgueda, L. Martin, M. Muñoz, A. León, Y. Pérez & E. Planas

Pages: 10 Page Range: 101 - 110 Size: 2,056 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Measurement Of Physical Parameters Of Forest Fires By Infrared Imaging Methods

Author(s): J. M. Aranda, J. Meléndez, A. J. de Castro & F. López

Pages: 10 Page Range: 111 - 120 Size: 1,039 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Assessing Fire Propagation Empirical Models In Shrub Fuel Complexes Using Wind Tunnel Data

Author(s): E. Marino, M. Guijarro, J. Madrigal, C. Hernando & C. Diez

Pages: 10 Page Range: 121 - 130 Size: 346 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Mutual Influence Between Surface Fire Propagation And A Tree Trunk

Author(s): J. M. C. Mendes-Lopes, J. M. P. Ventura & N. M. G. Santos

Pages: 11 Page Range: 131 - 141 Size: 1,862 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Near-real-time Forest Fires Monitoring System: Case Study With A Manned Aerial Vehicle Within The OSIRIS Project

Author(s): I. Reusen, N. Lewyckyj, S. Adriaensen, J. Biesemans, J. Everaerts & S. Kempenaers

Pages: 8 Page Range: 145 - 152 Size: 739 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Measuring The Effectiveness Of Poland’s Fire Monitoring System

Author(s): J. Piwnicki, B. Ubysz & R. Szczygieł

Pages: 7 Page Range: 153 - 159 Size: 297 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A Vision-based Monitoring System For Very Early Automatic Detection Of Forest Fires

Author(s): J. Fern´andez-Berni, R. Carmona-Gal´an & L. Carranza-Gonz´alez

Pages: 10 Page Range: 161 - 170 Size: 1,533 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Acoustic Characterization Of A Forest Fire Event

Author(s): D. X. Viegas, L. P. Pita, F. Nielsen, K. Haddad, C. Calisti Tassini, G. D’Altrui, V. Quaranta, I. Dimino & H. Tsangaris

Pages: 9 Page Range: 171 - 179 Size: 1,999 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Smouldering Natural Fires: Comparison Of Burning Dynamics In Boreal Peat And Mediterranean Humus

Author(s): G. Rein, J. Garcia, A. Simeoni, V. Tihay & L. Ferrat

Pages: 10 Page Range: 183 - 192 Size: 914 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Fuel Moisture Content Of Peat In Relation To Meteorological Factors

Author(s): V. Krivtsov, A. Gray, T. Valor, C. J. Legg & G. M. Davies

Pages: 8 Page Range: 193 - 200 Size: 777 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Physical Phenomena In Wildfire Modelling

Author(s): D. Morvan

Pages: 10 Page Range: 203 - 212 Size: 1,037 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Characterizing And Modelling The Spatial Patterns Of Wildfire Ignitions In Portugal: Fire Initiation And Resulting Burned Area

Author(s): F. X. Catry, F. C. Rego, F. Moreira & F. Bacao

Pages: 9 Page Range: 213 - 221 Size: 489 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Developing A Live Fuel Moisture Model For Moorland Fire Danger Rating

Author(s): G. M. Davies & C. J. Legg

Pages: 12 Page Range: 225 - 236 Size: 395 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Forest Fire Impacts On Buildings

Author(s): E. Mikkola

Pages: 7 Page Range: 237 - 243 Size: 376 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Evaluating Spatially-explicit Burn Probabilities For Strategic Fire Management Planning

Author(s): C. Miller, M.-A. Parisien, A. A. Ager & M. A. Finney

Pages: 8 Page Range: 245 - 252 Size: 1324 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Prometheus – An Integrated Wildfire Control System

Author(s): J. R. S. Nunes, R. V. Soares & A. C. Batista

Pages: 11 Page Range: 253 - 263 Size: 958 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A GIS Based Methodology For Alta Murgia Park Fire Risk Assessment

Author(s): L. Pirone, F. Intini & V. D’Agostino

Pages: 11 Page Range: 265 - 275 Size: 1,930 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Modelling Community Vulnerability To Fires Using Socio-economic Indexes

Author(s): M. P. Dawson & S. A. Morris

Pages: 9 Page Range: 277 - 285 Size: 419 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Aleppo Pine Regeneration After Fire Along An Aridity Gradient

Author(s): J. De las Heras, D. Moya, F. R. López-Serrano, M. Eugenio & J. M. Espelta

Pages: 7 Page Range: 289 - 295 Size: 292 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Resilience Ability Of Vegetation After Different Fire Recurrences In Provence

Author(s): A. Schaffhauser, T. Curt & T. Tatoni

Pages: 14 Page Range: 297 - 310 Size: 484 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A Post-fire Management Model To Improve Aleppo Pine Forest Resilience

Author(s): D. Moya, J. De las Heras, F. R. López-Serrano & V. Leone

Pages: 9 Page Range: 311 - 319 Size: 332 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Influence Of Fire Recurrence On CO2 Sink And Soil Composition In Holm Oak Forests

Author(s): F. R. López-Serrano, J. De las Heras, D. Moya, F. A. García-Morote & E. Rubio

Pages: 10 Page Range: 321 - 330 Size: 340 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Numerical Modelling Of The Impact Of Wildlandurban Interface Fires On Coimbra Air Quality

Author(s): A. I. Miranda, J. H. Amorim, V. Martins, C. Pimentel, R. Rodrigues, R. Tavares & C. Borrego

Pages: 10 Page Range: 333 - 342 Size: 942 kb Price: Free (open access)

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On Integration Of A Fire Assimilation System And A Chemical Transport Model For Near-realtime Monitoring Of The Impact Of Wild-land Fires On Atmospheric Composition And Air Quality

Author(s): M. Sofiev, R. Vankevich, M. Lanne, J. Koskinen & J. Kukkonen

Pages: 9 Page Range: 343 - 351 Size: 1,230 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Impact Of Wild-land Fires On European Air Quality In 2006–2008

Author(s): M. Sofiev, M. Lanne, R. Vankevich, M. Prank, A. Karppinen & J. Kukkonen

Pages: 9 Page Range: 353 - 361 Size: 556 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Kornati Fire Accident – Eruptive Fire In Relatively Low Fuel Load Herbaceous Fuel Conditions

Author(s): D. X. Viegas, D. Stipanicev, L. Ribeiro, L. P. Pita & C. Rossa

Pages: 11 Page Range: 365 - 375 Size: 1,287 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Kornati Fire Accident – Aerodynamic And Thermodynamic Aspects Of The Accident

Author(s): B. Klarin, N. Ninic, D. Stipanicev, S. Nizetic & D. Krstinic

Pages: 10 Page Range: 377 - 386 Size: 1,752 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Kornati Fire Accident Facts And Figures – Configuration, Vegetation And Meteorology

Author(s): D. Stipaničev, Z. Španjol, M. Vučetić, V. Vučetić, R. Rosavec & Lj. Bodrozić

Pages: 10 Page Range: 387 - 396 Size: 1,464 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Estimation Of Temporal And Spatial Fluctuations In A Forest Fire Hazard Index – The Case Of A Forested Public Area In Japan

Author(s): K. Tamai & Y. Goto

Pages: 8 Page Range: 397 - 404 Size: 786 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Modelling, Monitoring and Management of Forest Fires


Transaction

WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment

Volume

119

Print ISBN

978-1-84564-141-2

Edited By

J. de las Heras, Universidad de Castilla La Mancha, Spain, C.A. Brebbia, Wessex Institute of Technology, UK, D. Viegas, University of Coimbra, Portugal and V. Leone, Universita della Basilicata, Italy

Online ISSN

1743-3541

Published

2008

Pages

432