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Alleaume, S., Hélya, C., Le Roux, J., et al., 2005. Using MODIS to evaluate heterogeneity of biomass burning in southern African savannahs: a case study in Etosha. International Journal for Remote Sensing, 26(19): 4219-4237.


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Using MODIS to evaluate heterogeneity of biomass burning in southern African savannahs: a case study in Etosha.

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As part of SAFARI 2000, this study investigated fire severity associated with, and emissions released from, a wildfire that burned a total area of approximately 3200 km2 of semi‐arid savannahs in the region of Etosha National Park, Namibia. Percent tree cover derived from Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) data was used to scale up from site‐level field measurements to landscape‐level emission fields. Empirical relationships relating fuel load and combustion completeness to tree cover were developed from field observations. These relationships were coupled to the remotely sensed data to determine the emissions released over the entire area burned.

Year: 2005

Type: Journal Article

URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01431160500113492


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