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24.09.2015
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In order to generate a BA product that fits your needs you are kindly asked to complete the following questionnaire. Your input is very valuable to us and if you have more detailed comments or suggestions, please feel free to formulate them...

23.09.2015
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Fire_cci Newsletter - Special Issue COP-21

In this issue:

  • Overview of Phase 1
  • Towards Phase 2 of the project
  • Access to data products
  • Forward look
  • Upcoming activities
  • ...
10.09.2015
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The Kick-Off meeting for Phase 2 of Fire_cci was held at the University of Alcala, Spain, on 7-8 September 2015, with the attendance of representatives of the Fire_cci project team and the ESA Technical Officer. This new phase of the project will...

23.10.2014
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The final version of the Burned Area (BA) products has been released. The products include BA pixels at full MERIS resolution with date of detection, confidence level and land cover burned in GeoTIFF format. The BA in the Grid products is...

27.03.2012
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After an extension until 10 February 2012, the Round-Robin exercise is officially closed. Currently, the validation team performs the assessment and validation of all data sets envolved. A comprehensive description of the relevant procedures and...

10.11.2011
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The Round-Robin exercise of the fire_cci project has officially kicked off on 1st November 2011 and will last three months. The objective of the Round-Robin (R-R) Exercise is to compare the burned area (BA) products using different external...

04.11.2011
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The introduction of the Fire CCI Round-Robin Exercise was given on 17 - 18 October 2011 in Stresa, Italy, in combination with the GOFC-GOLD Fire IT Meeting and followed by the 8th EARSeL Forest Fire Special Interest Group. The Fire CCI Round-...

05.10.2011
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What type of information is needed by the scientific and research climate, atmospheric and ecosystem modeller communities in relation to burned areas? Identifying and analysing those communities needs was one of the first major...

05.07.2011
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Facing climate change means facing an unprecedented challenge that requires global cooperation and collaboration. Therefore, joint efforts are needed in order to improve the understanding of climate change and its interactions...

12.04.2011
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The CCI ECV final output products will be made available for public and will serve a wide range of scientific and research communities. Subject and content of each ECV project varies but works towards the same goal - to establish a long-term and...