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ATSR World Fire Atlas: can we find a trend in the longest global fire distribution series?

Olivier Arino(1) and Stefano Casadio(2)

(1) ESA, Via Galileo Galilei, 00044, Frasati, Italy
(2) Serco, Via Galileo Galilei, 00044, Frasati, Italy


The ATSR World Fire Atlas is the longest global and consistent fire distribution series. The fire detection algorithms capacities and limitations will be discussed together with the analysis of the fire distribution by land cover type and geographic locations.


Workshop presentation

Keywords: ESA European Space Agency - Agence spatiale europeenne, observation de la terre, earth observation, satellite remote sensing, teledetection, geophysique, altimetrie, radar, chimique atmospherique, geophysics, altimetry, radar, atmospheric chemistry