Disaster Informatics and Imagery Analysis II-Wildfire Hazards

Type: Paper
Theme: Hazards, Geography, and GIScience
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Day: 4/13/2018
Start / End Time: 8:00 AM / 9:40 AM
Room: Napoleon B1, Sheraton 3rd Floor
Organizers: The Hazards, Geography & GIS Theme
Chairs: Claudia Herbert


The combination of climate change and population growth into fire-prone areas is fueling a growth in wildfire disaster. The papers in this session profile rthe application of statistical and remote sensing analysis for detecting and modeling drought and wildfire hazards and risk.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Caitlin Kontgis*, Descartes Labs, Ryan Keisler, Descartes Labs, Michael S Warren, Descartes Labs, Daniela I Moody, Descartes Labs, Samuel W Skillman, Descartes Labs, Henry Fuller, Descartes Labs, Kornelijus Survila, Descartes Labs, Responding to natural disasters with satellite imagery 20 8:00 AM
Presenter Naomi Lazarus*, California State University, Chico, Framing an Ecological Perspective on Fire: A Place-based assessment of Wildfire Risk in California 20 8:20 AM
Presenter Yago Martin Gonzalez*, University of South Carolina, Marcos Rodrigues Mimbrero, University of Zaragoza, María Zúñiga Antón, University of Zaragoza, Dynamic modeling of human wildfire danger in Northeast Spain 20 8:40 AM
Presenter Claudia Herbert*, University of California - Berkeley, Relationship between low-density urban development and fuel loading in Northern California 20 9:00 AM
Presenter Caitlin Lippitt*, University of New Mexico, Gladys Valentin-Gonzalez, University of New Mexico , Characterizing post-fire vegetation recovery at Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico using NAIP data 20 9:20 AM

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