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USFA: Analysis of NFIRS Incidents in the Wildland Urban Interface

An Analysis of California NFIRS Data, 2009‑2011     United States Fire Administration The WUI is the area where housing and natural vegetation meet or intermingle. In the coterminous United States, between 1990 and 2010, the size of the WUI increased by ...

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USFA: Investigation of MODIS-Detected Fires in NFIRS

Using MODIS data as a means for identifying wildfire incidents that may be missing from NFIRS       United States Fire Administration Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS)1 is a satellite-based instrument used to collect data about features on the ...

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