Journal article

Procrustes based metrics for spatial validation and calibration of two-dimensional perimeter spread models: A case study considering fire

Thomas J Duff, Derek M Chong, Peter Taylor, Kevin G Tolhurst

Agricultural and Forest Meteorology | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2012


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was undertaken as part of the project 'Fire impact and risk evaluation decision support tool' which was funded by Bush-fire Cooperative Research Centre. We gratefully acknowledge the support and cooperation of the Department of Sustainability and Environment, Victoria and the Australian Bureau of Meteorology. We would like to acknowledge the contribution of Dr. Marilyn Johnson which substantially improved our manuscript. We would also like to recognise the voluntary contribution of the developers of the R statistical project, in particular the packages sp and vegan. We also gratefully acknowledge the contributions of our anonymous referees whose input helped us improve this work.