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This topic contains publications that describe mapping techniques, mapping results, and comparisons of before and after effects of treatment to give a picture of the landscape.

Publications/Reports

2020 Fire and rain are one: extreme rainfall events predict wildfire extent in an arid grassland
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Elise M. Verhoeven, Brad R. Murray, Christopher R. Dickman, Glenda M. Wardle, Aaron C. Greenville
2020 Introducing spatially distributed fire danger from earth observations (FDEO) using satellite-based data in the contiguous United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Alireza Farahmand, E. Natasha Stavros, John T. Reager, Ali Behrangi
2020 Corrigendum to: Modelling suppression difficulty: current and future applications
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Francisco Rodriguez y Silva, Christopher D. O'Connor, Matthew P. Thompson, Juan Ramón Molina Martínez, David E. Calkin
2020 Training data requirements for fire severity mapping using Landsat imagery and random forest
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Luke Collins, Greg McCarthy, Andrew Mellor, Graeme Newell, Luke Smith
2020 SAR-enhanced mapping of live fuel moisture content
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Krishna Rao, A. Park Williams, Jacqueline Fortin Flefil, Alexandra G. Konings
2020 Development of a Severe Fire Potential map for the contiguous United States
Technical Report or White Paper
Gregory K. Dillon, Matthew Panunto, Brett Davis, Penelope Morgan, Donovan Birch, William Matt Jolly
2020 Fire and land cover change in the Palouse Prairie–forest ecotone, Washington and Idaho, USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Penelope Morgan, Emily K. Heyerdahl, Eva K. Strand, Stephen C. Bunting, James P. Riser, John T. Abatzoglou, Max W. Nielsen-Pincus, Mara Johnson
2020 A satellite data driven approach to monitoring and reporting fire disturbance and recovery across boreal and temperate forests
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Samuel Hislop, Andrew Haywood, Simon D. Jones, Mariela Soto-Berelov, Andrew K. Skidmore, Trung H. Nguyen
2020 Reclassifying the wildland-urban interface using fire occurrences for the United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Brice B. Hanberry
2020 Still standing: recent patterns of post-fire conifer refugia in ponderosa pine-dominated forests of the Colorado Front Range
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Teresa B. Chapman, Tania L. Schoennagel, Thomas T. Veblen, Kyle Rodman
2020 Modelling suppression difficulty: Current and future applications
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Francisco Rodriguez y Silva, Christopher D. O'Connor, Matthew P. Thompson, Juan Ramón Molina Martínez, David E. Calkin
2020 Burn severity mapping from Landsat MESMA fraction images and land surface temperature
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Carmen Quintano, Alfonso Fernández-Manso, Dar A. Roberts
2020 Changes to the Monitoring Trends in Burn Severity program mapping production procedures and data products
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Joshua J. Picotte, Krishna Bhattarai, Danny Howard, Jennifer Lecker, Justin Epting, Brad Quayle, Nathan C. Benson, Kurtis J. Nelson
2020 Object-based post-fire aerial image classification for building damage, destruction and defensive actions at the 2012 Colorado Waldo Canyon Fire
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Derek McNamara, William E. Mell, Alexander Maranghides
2020 Towards spatially explicit quantification of pre- and postfire fuels and fuel consumption from traditional and point cloud measurements
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Andrew T. Hudak, Akira Kato, Benjamin C. Bright, E. Louise Loudermilk, Christie M. Hawley, Joseph C. Restaino, Roger D. Ottmar, Gabriel A. Prata, Carlos Cabo, Susan J. Prichard, Eric Rowell, David R. Weise
2020 Decomposing the Interactions between Fire Severity and Canopy Fuel Structure Using Multi-Temporal, Active, and Passive Remote Sensing Approaches
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Nick Skowronski, Michael R. Gallagher, Timothy A. Warner
2020 Development of post-fire vegetation response-ability model in grassland mountainous ecosystem using GIS and remote sensing
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Efosa G. Adagbasa, Samuel A. Adelabu, Tom W. Okello
2020 Image similarity metrics suitable for infrared video stabilization during active wildfire monitoring: a comparative analysis
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
M.M. Valero, Steven Verstockt, Christian Mata, Daniel M. Jimenez, Lloyd P. Queen, O. Rios, Elsa Pastor, Eulalia Planas
2020 Satellite remote sensing contributions to wildland fire science and management
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Emilio Chuvieco, Inmaculada Aguado, Javier Salas, Mariano Garcia, Marta Yebra, Patricia Oliva
2020 Biogeography of fire regimes in western U.S. conifer forests: A trait-based approach
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jens T. Stevens, Matthew M. Kling, Dylan W. Schwilk, J. Morgan Varner, Jeffrey M. Kane
2020 Mapping Fuels for Regional Smoke Management and Emissions Inventories
Technical Report or White Paper
Nancy H. F. French, Michael Billmire, Susan J. Prichard, Maureen C. Kennedy, Donald McKenzie, Narasimhan K. Larkin, Roger D. Ottmar
2020 Effects of scale for assessing fuel treatment effectiveness and recovery post-fire in ponderosa pine
Technical Report or White Paper
Eva K. Strand, Jessie M. Dodge
2020 An overview of in situ digital canopy photography in forestry
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Francesco Chianucci
2020 Investigating live fuel moisture content estimation in fire-prone shrubland from remote sensing using empirical modelling and RTM simulations
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Eva Marino, Marta Yebra, Mariluz Guillén-Climent, Nur Algeet, José Luis Tomé, Javier Madrigal, Mercedes Guijarro, Carmen Hernando
2020 Assessing the shape accuracy of coarse resolution burned area identifications
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Michael L. Humber, Luigi Boschetti, Louis Giglio
2020 An adaptive and extensible system for satellite-based, large scale burnt area monitoring in near-real time
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Michael Nolde, Simon Plank, Torsten Riedlinger
2020 3D video semantic segmentation for wildfire smoke
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Guodong Zhu, Zhenxue Chen, Chengyun Liu, Xuewen Rong, Weikai He
2020 Mapping forest canopy fuels in the western United States with LiDAR-Landsat Covariance
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Christopher J. Moran, Van R. Kane, Carl A. Seielstad
2019 Efficiency of remote sensing tools for post-fire management along a climatic gradient
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
José Manuel Fernández-Guisuraga, Leonor Calvo, Víctor Fernández-García, Elena Marcos-Porras, Angela Taboada, Susana Suárez-Seoane
2019 LANDFIRE Remap Prototype Mapping Effort: Developing a New Framework for Mapping Vegetation Classification, Change, and Structure
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Joshua J. Picotte, Daryn Dockter, Jordan Long, Brian Tolk, Anne Davidson, Birgit Peterson
2019 Detection of coarse woody debris using airborne light detection and ranging (LiDAR)
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Michael J. Joyce, John D. Erb, Barry A. Sampson, Ron A. Moen
2019 Prototype Downscaling Algorithm for MODIS Satellite 1 km Daytime Active Fire Detections
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sanath S. Kumar, Joshua J. Picotte, Birgit Peterson
2019 Partitioned by process: measuring post-fire debris-flow and rill erosion with structure from motion photogrammetry
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Nicholas G. Ellett, Jennifer L. Pierce, Nancy F. Glenn
2019 Wildfire activity and land use drove 20th‐century changes in forest cover in the Colorado front range
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Kyle Rodman, Thomas T. Veblen, Sara Saraceni, Teresa B. Chapman
2019 Assessing Landscape Fire Hazard by Multitemporal Automatic Classification of Landsat Time Series Using the Google Earth Engine in West-Central Spain
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Natalia Quintero, Olga Viedma, Itziar R. Urbieta, José M. Moreno
2019 High fire disturbance in forests leads to longer recovery, but varies by forest type
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Samuel Hislop, Simon D. Jones, Mariela Soto-Berelov, Andrew K. Skidmore, Andrew Haywood, Trung H. Nguyen
2019 Validating a time series of annual grass percent cover in the sagebrush ecosystem
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Stephen P. Boyte, Bruce K. Wylie, Donald J. Major
2019 Incorporating biophysical gradients and uncertainty into burn severity maps in a temperate fire‐prone forested region
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Brian J. Harvey, Robert A. Andrus, Sean C. Anderson
2019 Estimating canopy fuel attributes from low-density LiDAR
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Peder S. Engelstad, Michael J. Falkowski, Peter T. Wolter, Aaron J. Poznanovic, Patty Johnson
2019 Standardized process to generate mapping of priority areas for protection against wildfires
Conference Proceedings
José G. Flores Garnica, Uri David Casillas Díaz, Alejandra Macías Muro
2019 Mapping coarse woody debris with random forest classification of centimetric aerial imagery
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Gustavo Lopes Queiroz, Gregory J. McDermid, Guillermo Castilla, Julia Linke, Mir Mustafizur Rahman
2019 A disturbance weighting analysis model (DWAM) for mapping wildfire burn severity in the presence of forest disease
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Yinan HE, Gang Chen, Angela De Santis, Dar A. Roberts, Yuyu Zhou, Ross K. Meentemeyer
2019 Deriving forest fire probability maps from the fusion of visible/infrared satellite data and geospatial data mining
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Prashant K. Srivastava, George P. Petropoulos, Manika Gupta, Sudhir K. Singh, Tanvir Islam, Dimitra Loka
2019 Incorporating biophysical gradients and uncertainty into burn severity maps in a temperate fire-prone forested region
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Brian J. Harvey, Robert A. Andrus, Sean C. Anderson
2019 Relationships between satellite-based spectral burned ratios and terrestrial laser scanning
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Akira Kato, L. Monika Moskal, Jonathan L. Batchelor, David Thau, Andrew T. Hudak
2019 Assessing and reinitializing wildland fire simulations through satellite active fire data
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Adrián Cardil, Santiago Monedero, Joaquin Ramírez, Alberto Silva
2019 Escape Route Index: A Spatially-Explicit Measure of Wildland Firefighter Egress Capacity
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Michael J. Campbell, Wesley G. Page, Philip E. Dennison, Bret W. Butler
2019 Historical background and current developments for mapping burned area from satellite Earth observation
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Emilio Chuvieco, Florent Mouillot, Guido R. Van der Werf, Jesus San Miguel, Mihai A. Tanase, Nikos Koutsias, Mariano Garcia, Marta Yebra, Marc Padilla, Ioannis Z. Gitas, Angelika Heil, Todd J. Hawbaker, Louis Giglio
2019 Giving ecological meaning to satellite-derived fire severity metrics across North American forests
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sean A. Parks, Lisa M. Holsinger, Michael J. Koontz, Luke Collins, Ellen Whitman, Marc-Andre Parisien, Rachel A. Loehman, Jennifer L. Barnes, Jean-François Bourdon, Jonathan Boucher, Yan Boucher, Anthony C. Caprio, Adam Collingwood, Ronald J. Hall, Jane Park, Lisa B. Saperstein, Charlotte Smetanka, Rebecca J. Smith, Nicholas O. Soverel
2019 LiDAR-Based Wildfire Prevention in WUI: The Automatic Detection, Measurement and Evaluation of Forest Fuels
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Marta Fernández-Álvarez, Julia Armesto, Juan Picos
2019 Correction to: A case study comparison of LANDFIRE fuel loading and emissions generation on a mixed conifer forest in Northern Idaho, USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Joshua C. Hyde, Eva K. Strand, Andrew T. Hudak, Dale Hamilton
2019 Object-based classification of forest disturbance types in the conterminous United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Lian-Zhi Huo, Luigi Boschetti, Aaron M. Sparks
2019 Evaluating Model Predictions of Fire Induced Tree Mortality Using Wildfire-Affected Forest Inventory Measurements
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jason S. Barker, Jeremy S. Fried, Andrew N. Grey
2019 Fire and burn severity assessment: calibration of Relative Differenced Normalized Burn Ratio (RdNBR) with field data
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Adrián Cardil, Blas Mola-Yudego, Ángela Blázquez-Casado, José Ramón González-Olabarria
2019 Modeling and mapping dynamic vulnerability to better assess WUI evacuation performance
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Steven M. V. Gwynne, Enrico Ronchi, Noureddine Bénichou, Max Kinateder, Erica D. Kuligowski, Islam Gomaa, Masoud Adelzadeh
2019 Comparison and integration of lidar and photogrammetric point clouds for mapping pre-fire forest structure
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Steven K. Filippelli, Michael A. Lefsky, Monique E. Rocca
2019 Integrated fire severity–land cover mapping using very-high-spatial-resolution aerial imagery and point clouds
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jeremy Arkin, Nicholas C. Coops, Txomin Hermosilla, Lori D. Daniels, Andrew Plowright
2019 Integrated fire severity–land cover mapping using very-high-spatial-resolution aerial imagery and point clouds
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jeremy Arkin, Nicholas C. Coops, Txomin Hermosilla, Lori D. Daniels, Andrew Plowright
2019 Examining post-fire vegetation recovery with Landsat time series analysis in three western North American forest types
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Benjamin C. Bright, Andrew T. Hudak, Robert E. Kennedy, Justin D. Braaten, Azad Henareh Khalyani
2019 Pre‐fire vegetation drives post‐fire outcomes in sagebrush ecosystems: evidence from field and remote sensing data
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Brittany S. Barker, David S. Pilliod, Matthew Rigge, Collin Homer
2019 Dynamic wildfire navigation system
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Mitsuhiro Ozaki, Jagannath Aryal, Paul Fox-Hughes
2019 Integrating anthropogenic factors into regional-scale species distribution models - a novel application in the imperiled sagebrush biome
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Juan M. Requena-Mullor, Kaitlin C. Maguire, Douglas J. Shinneman, T. Trevor Caughlin
2019 Deriving Fire Behavior Metrics from UAS Imagery
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Christopher J. Moran, Carl A. Seielstad, Matthew R. Cunningham, Valentijn Hoff, Russell A. Parsons, Lloyd P. Queen, Katie Sauerbrey, Tim Wallace
2019 A review of the applications of remote sensing in fire ecology
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
David M. Szpakowski, Jennifer L. Rooker Jensen
2018 Quantifying post-wildfire hillslope erosion with lidar
Conference Proceedings
Francis K. Rengers, Luke A. McGuire
2018 Mean composite fire severity metrics computed with Google Earth engine offer improved accuracy and expanded mapping potential
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sean A. Parks, Lisa M. Holsinger, Morgan A. Voss, Rachel A. Loehman, Nathaniel P. Robinson
2018 Detection of Annual Spruce Budworm Defoliation and Severity Classification Using Landsat Imagery
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Parinaz Rahimzadeh-Bajgiran, Aaron R. Weiskittel, Daniel Kneeshaw, David A. MacLean
2018 Improved prediction of stream flow based on updating land cover maps with remotely sensed forest change detection
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Alexander J. Hernandez, Sean P. Healey, Hongsheng Huang, R. Douglas Ramsey
2018 How vegetation recovery and fuel conditions in past fires influences fuels and future fire management in five western U.S. ecosystems - JFSP Final Report
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Andrew T. Hudak, Beth A. Newingham, Eva K. Strand, Penelope Morgan
2018 Digital soil mapping for fire prediction and management in rangelands
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Matthew R. Levi, Brandon T. Bestelmeyer
2018 A VIIRS direct broadcast algorithm for rapid response mapping of wildfire burned area in the western United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Shawn P. Urbanski, Bryce L. Nordgren, Carl Albury, Brenna Schwert, David Peterson, Brad Quayle, Wei Min Hao
2017 Landscape-scale quantification of fire-induced change in canopy cover following mountain pine beetle outbreak and timber harvest
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
T. Ryan McCarley, Crystal A. Kolden, Nicole M. Vaillant, Andrew T. Hudak, Alistair M. S. Smith, Jason Kreitler
2017 Prediction of forest canopy and surface fuels from lidar and satellite time series data in a bark beetle-affected forest
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Benjamin C. Bright, Andrew T. Hudak, Arjan J. H. Meddens, Todd J. Hawbaker, Jennifer S. Briggs, Robert E. Kennedy
2017 Selecting Control Sites for Post-Fire Ecological Studies Using Biological Criteria and MODIS Time Series Data
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Marcos A. Landi, Carlos Di Bella, Silvia Ojeda, Paola Salvatierra, Juan Argañaraz, Laura M. Bellis
2016 Estimating ladder fuels: a new approach combining field photography with LiDAR
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Heather A. Kramer, Brandon M. Collins, Frank K. Lake, Marek K. Jakubowski, Scott L. Stephens, Maggi Kelly
2016 Modifying LANDFIRE geospatial data for local applications
Technical Report or White Paper
Don Helmbrecht, Kori Blankenship
2016 Development and validation of fuel height models for terrestrial lidar - RxCADRE 2012
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Eric Rowell, Carl A. Seielstad, Roger D. Ottmar
2016 Measuring radiant emissions from entire prescribed fires with ground, airborne, and satellite sensors - RxCADRE 2012
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Matthew B. Dickinson, Andrew T. Hudak, Thomas J. Zajkowski, E. Louise Loudermilk, Wilfrid Schroeder, Luke Ellison, Robert L. Kremens, William Holley, Otto Martinez, Alexander Paxton, Benjamin C. Bright, Joseph J. O'Brien, Benjamin Hornsby, Charles Ichoku, Jason Faulring, Aaron Gerace, David L. Peterson, Joseph Mauceri
2015 Automated integration of lidar into the LANDFIRE product suite
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Birgit Peterson, Kurtis J. Nelson, Carl A. Seielstad, Jason Stoker, William Matt Jolly, Russell A. Parsons
2015 Exploring how alternative mapping approaches influence fireshed assessment and human community exposure to wildfire
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Joe H. Scott, Matthew P. Thompson, Julie W. Gilbertson-Day
2013 Wildfire, wildlands, and people: understanding and preparing for wildfire in the wildland-urban interface - a forests on the edge report
Technical Report or White Paper
Susan M. Stein, Sara J. Comas, James P. Menakis, Mary A. Carr, Susan I. Stewart, Helene Cleveland, Lincoln Bramwell, Volker C. Radeloff
2012 Place Mapping and the Role of Spatial Scale in Understanding Landowner Views of Fire and Fuels Management
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Michael A. Cacciapaglia, Laurie Yung, Michael E. Patterson
2007 A Computational Method for Optimizing Fuel Treatment Locations
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Mark A. Finney
2006 Accuracy and precision of two indirect methods for estimating canopy fuels
Conference Proceedings
Abran Steele-Feldman, Elizabeth D. Reinhardt, Russell A. Parsons
2006 Landscape assessment methods - powerpoint
Presentation Slides
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
2006 Regression modeling and mapping of coniferous forest basal area and tree density from discrete-return lidar and multispectral satellite data
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Andrew T. Hudak, Nicholas L. Crookston, Jeffrey S. Evans, Michael J. Falkowski, Alistair M. S. Smith, Paul E. Gessler, Penelope Morgan
2006 Fuels Management - How to Measure Success: Conference Proceedings
Conference Proceedings
Patricia L. Andrews, Bret W. Butler
2005 Characterizing and mapping forest fire fuels using ASTER imagery and gradient modeling
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Michael J. Falkowski, Paul E. Gessler, Penelope Morgan, Andrew T. Hudak, Alistair M. S. Smith
2004 Evaluating the ASTER sensor for mapping and characterizing forest fire fuels in northern Idaho
Conference Proceedings
Michael J. Falkowski, Paul E. Gessler, Penelope Morgan, Alistair M. S. Smith, Andrew T. Hudak
2004 Mapping relative fire regime condition class for the western United States
Conference Proceedings
James P. Menakis, Melanie Miller, Thomas Thompson
2003 Using airborne laser altimetry to determine fuel models for estimating fire behavior
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Carl A. Seielstad, Lloyd P. Queen
1994 Effects of fire on landscape heterogeneity in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Monica G. Turner, William W. Hargrove, Robert H. Gardner, William H. Romme
1971 Airborne infrared forest fire detection system: final report
Technical Report or White Paper
Ralph A. Wilson, Stanley N. Hirsch, Forrest H. Madden, John B. Losensky
1968 Project Fire Scan fire mapping final report, April 1962 to December 1966
Technical Report or White Paper
Stanley N. Hirsch
1966 Project fire scan: fire detection interim report, April 1962 to December 1964
Technical Report or White Paper
Ralph A. Wilson, Nonan V. Noste