Burned Area Mapping in Southern Africa:  Case Study Synthesis and Regional Application of MODIS Data

Project Documents

Year Authors Type Title
2010 David Roy
Luigi Boschetti
Publications Boschetti L. and Roy, D.P., 2009, Strategies for the fusion of satellite fire radiative power with burned area data for fire radiative energy derivation, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 114, D20302, doi:10.1029/2008JD011645.
2010 David Roy
Luigi Boschetti
Publications Archibald, S., Scholes, R.J, Roy, D.P., Roberts, G. Boschetti, L., 2010, Southern African fire regimes as revealed by remote sensing, International Journal of Wildland Fire, 19:861–878.
2009 David Roy Publications Archibald, S., Roy, D.P., Van Wilgen, B.W., Scholes, R.J., 2009, What Limits Fire?: An examination of drivers of burnt area in sub-equatorial Africa, Global Change Biology, 15, 613–630, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2008.01754.
2007 David Roy Publications Trigg, S.N and Roy D.P., 2007, A focus group study of factors that promote and constrain the use of satellite derived fire products by resource managers in southern Africa, Journal of Environmental Management, 82:95-110.
2006 David Roy Publications Roy, D.P., Trigg, S.N., Bhima, R., Brockett, B., Dube, O., Frost, P., Govender, N., Landmann, T., Le Roux, J., Lepono, T., Macuacua, J., Mbow, C., Mhwandangara, K., Mosepele, B., Mutanga, O., Neo-Mahupeleng, G., Norman, M., Virgilo, S., The utility of satellite fire product accuracy information – perspectives and recommendations from the southern Africa fire network, 2006, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Land Product Validation Special Issue, Vol. 44, No. 7, 1928-1930.
2005 David Roy Publications Roy, D.P., Jin, Y., Lewis, P.E., Justice, C.O., 2005, Prototyping a global algorithm for systematic fire-affected area mapping using MODIS time series data, Remote Sensing of Environment, 97: 137-162.
2008 David Roy
Luigi Boschetti
Publications Roy, D.P., Boschetti, L., Justice C.O., Ju, J., 2008, The Collection 5 MODIS Burned Area Product – Global Evaluation by Comparison with the MODIS Active Fire Product, Remote Sensing of Environment, 112: 3690–3707.
2005 David Roy Publications Roy, D.P. and Landmann, T., 2005, Characterizing the surface heterogeneity of fire effects using multi-temporal reflective wavelength data, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26:4197-4218.
2009 David Roy
Luigi Boschetti
Publications Roy, D.P and Boschetti, L., 2009, Southern Africa Validation of the MODIS, L3JRC and GLOBCARBON Burned Area Products, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 47, 4, 1032 – 1044, DOI 10.1109/TGRS.2008.2009000.
2005 David Roy Publications Roy, D., Frost, P., Justice, C., Landmann, T., Le Roux, J., Gumbo, K., Makungwa, S., Dunham, K., Du Toit, R., Mhwandagara, K., Zacarias, A, Tacheba, B., Dube, O., Pereira, J., Mushove, P., Morisette, J., Santhana Vannan, S., Davies, D., 2005, The Southern Africa Fire Network (SAFNet) regional burned area product validation protocol, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26:4265-4292.
2005 David Roy Publications Privette, J.L. and Roy, D.P., 2005, Southern Africa as a remote sensing testbed: the SAFARI 2000 special issue overview, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26:4141–4158.
2005 NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Burned Area Mapping in Southern Africa: Case Study Synthesis and Regional Application of MODIS Data. A focus group study of factors that promote and constrain the use of MODIS fire products by resource managers in southern Africa
2001 Abstract Burned Area Mapping in Southern Africa: Case Study Synthesis and Regional Application of MODIS Data
2008 David Roy
Luigi Boschetti
Publications Boschetti, L., Roy, D.P. and Justice, C., 2008, Using NASA’s World Wind Virtual Globe for Interactive Visualization of the Global MODIS Burned Area Product, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 29(11), 3067-3072. This paper is illustrated on the cover of International Journal of Remote Sensing, 29(11).
2008 David Roy
Luigi Boschetti
Publications Boschetti, L. and Roy, D.P., 2008, Defining a fire year for reporting and analysis of global inter-annual fire variability, Journal of Geophysical Research., 113, G03020, doi:10.1029/2008JG000686.