Chuvieco, Emilio

Earth Observation of Wildland Fires in Mediterranean Ecosystems

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Table of contents

1. Global Impacts of Fire
Emilio Chuvieco

2. Eternal Flame: An Introduction to the Fire History of the Mediterranean
Stephen J. Pyne

3. Fires and Landscape Conservation in Mediterranean Ecosystems
Jan W. Wagtendonk

4. Mapping Fire Risk in Mediterranean Ecosystems of California: Vegetation type, Density, Invasive Species, and Fire Frequency
Susan L. Ustin, David Riaño, Alexander Koltunov, Dar A. Roberts, Philip E. Dennison

5. Fire Danger, Fire Detection, Quantification of Burned Areas and Description of Post-Fire Vegetation in the Central Area of Chile
Dante Corti González, Roberto Castro Rios

6. Weather Factors and Fire Danger in the Mediterranean
Andrea Camia, Giuseppe Amatulli

7. Estimation of Fuel Conditions for Fire Danger Assessment
Emilio Chuvieco, Jan Wagtendonk, David Riaño, Marta Yebra, Susan L. Ustin

8. Impacts of Fire on Society: Extreme Fire Propagation Issues
Domingos X. Viegas, L. M. Ribeiro, M. T. Viegas, L. P. Pita, C. Rossa

9. Effects of Fire on Vegetation, Soil and Hydrogeomorphological Behavior in Mediterranean Ecosystems
Fernando Pérez-Cabello, María Teresa Echeverría, Paloma Ibarra, Juan Riva

10. Remote Sensing of Burn Severity
Ioannis Z. Gitas, Angela Santis, George H. Mitri

11. Human Factors of Fire Occurrence in the Mediterranean
Vittorio Leone, Raffaella Lovreglio, M. Pilar Martín, Jesús Martínez, Lara Vilar

12. Forest Fire Emissions and Air Pollution in Southern Europe
Ana I. Miranda, Carlos Borrego, Helena Martins, Vera Martins, Jorge H. Amorim, Joana Valente, Anabela Carvalho

13. Forest Fires in the European Mediterranean Region: Mapping and Analysis of Burned Areas
Jesús San-Miguel-Ayanz, Jose M. C. Pereira, Roberto Boca, Peter Strobl, Jan Kucera, Anssi Pekkarinen

Keywords: Earth Sciences, Remote Sensing/Photogrammetry, Geographical Information Systems/Cartography, Environmental Monitoring/Analysis

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10 pages
Natural Sciences

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