A data - Model fusion methodology for mapping bushfire fuels for smoke emissions forecasting in forested landscapes of south-eastern Australia
Liubov Volkova, CP Mick Meyer, Vanessa Haverd, Christopher J Weston
Journal of Environmental Management | ACADEMIC PRESS LTD- ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2018
Authors acknowledge funds provided by the Bushfire CRC as a part of Smoke Transportation and Emission Modelling Project. Authors acknowledge Dr Kevin Tolhurst for sharing Phoenix fuel load maps and methodology for vegetation classification. We thank Dr Andrew Mellor for providing the data from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning Victorian Forest Monitoring Program and useful comments on the manuscript. We would like to thank Dr Musa Kilinc for sharing CWD data for E. regnans forests. Authors thank Dr Robert E. Keane, US Forest Service for comments on the manuscript.