The 11th EARSeL Forest Fires SIG Workshop, was held at Chania, Crete (Greece), on 25-27 September 2017, at the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (CIHEAM-MAICh). The head of ESA's Climate Office and CCI Programme Manager, Pascal Lecomte, presented in a keynote session the Climate Change Initiative Programme. The meeting also included a wide representation of the Fire_cci team.


26 Sep 17

The Fire_cci Climate Research Group is organizing a half-day user workshop as part of the 4th FireMIP workshop that will take place on 17-19 October at IMK-IFU, Garmish-Partenkirchen, Germany.


18 Sep 17

A new article by the Fire_cci team has been published in Global Change Biology (DOI 10.1111/gcb.13841)

Fires raged once again across Indonesia in the latter half of 2015, creating a state of emergency due to poisonous smoke and haze across Southeast Asia as well as incurring great financial costs to the...

01 Sep 17

The Fire_cci team has published a new article in Remote Sensing of Environment (DOI 10.1016/j.rse.2017.06.041).

Statistical estimation protocols are one of the key means to ensure that independent and objective information on product accuracy is communicated to end-users. Methods for...

08 Jul 17

A new article by the Fire_cci team has been published in Remote Sensing (doi:10.3390/rs9010007).

Global burned area (BA) datasets from satellite Earth observations provide information for carbon emission and for Dynamic Global Vegetation Model (DGVM) benchmarking. Fire patch identification from pixel-level information recently emerged as an additional way of providing informative...

25 Dec 16