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Fire Activity in South Asia
Entry ID: IGBP-DIS_FIRE_SE_ASIA


Summary
Abstract: The Fire Product: Fire Activity in South Asia was part of the
International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme Data and Information
System (IGBP-DIS) Regional Satellite Fire Data Compilation CD-ROM.

The Asian fire product is intended for use in applications studying
phenomena at a regional scale. It offers a consistent product in that
the same detection algorithm is used throughout. The raster ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.0   S: -15.0   E: 130.0   W: 60.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: E. Dwyer
Dataset Title: Fire Activity in South Asia
Dataset Series Name: Regional Satellite Fire Data Compilation CD-ROM
Dataset Release Place: France
Dataset Publisher: IGBP-DIS
Version: Not provided
Data Presentation Form: ASCII, Images
Online Resource: http://www.gvm.sai.jrc.it/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-04-06
Stop Date: 1993-03-28
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: weekly
Use Constraints The raw satellite data analysed have been provided by the USGS EDC,
Sioux Falls, USA and ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy in the framework of
the IGBP-DIS activities. The assistance of J. Eidenshink in securing
the data is acknowledged. E. Dwyer has processed and analysed the data
as part of his PhD studies supported by a doctoral grant from the
European Commission.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Global Vegetation Monitoring Unit, Institute for Environment and Sustainability, Joint Research Center, European Union Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://fapar.jrc.ec.europa.eu/Home.php

Data Center Personnel
Name: GLOBAL VEGETATION MONITORING UNIT SECRETARIAT
Phone: +39-0332-789298
Fax: +39-0332-789073
Contact Address:
Global Vegetation Monitoring Unit Institute for
Environment and Sustainability Joint Research Centre (European
Commission) T.P
City: Ispra (VA)
Postal Code: 440 I-21020
Country: ITALY
Distribution
Distribution Media: CD-ROM, online WWW
Distribution Format: ASCII, GIF Images
Fees: None for online access
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 39 332 785 608
Fax: 39 332 789 073
Email: ned.dwyer at jrc.it
Contact Address:
Global Vegetation Monitoring Unit
Joint Research Centre (European Commission)
T.P. 440
(VA)
City: Ispra
Postal Code: I-21020
Country: ITALY
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-26


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