The National Observatory of Forest Fires to be presented at the HOLISTIC project Infoday

The National Observatory of Forest Fires (NOFFi) will be presented by Dr. Eleni Dragozi at the HOLISTIC Seismic and Wildfire Risks project Infoday that will take place in Corfu during the period 28-29 September 2016, Divani Corfu Palace, Corfu island. For the full programm of the event open the pdf file below. Attachmenthttp://fmrs.web.auth.gr/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/attachments_holistic_infoday_national_conference_regional_workshop.pdf

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FMRS participates at GEOBIA 2016

During the last 10 years GEOBIA has grown from a niche discipline to a recognized and vibrant branch of geoinformation science, and methods developed by the growing community have helped to tackle problems in virtually all domains where geographic data are used. The National Observatory of Forest Fires Fuel Mapping service (NOFFi – FM) will…

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The National Observatory of Forest Fires (NOFFi) on SKAI TV

The burned area maps produced by NOFFi-OBAM (the National Observatory of Forest Fires / Object-based Burned Area Mapping service) were presented on SKAI nationwide TV broadcasting channel. It should be noted that NOFFi-OBAM products, although produced by FMRS on behalf of the Greek Forest Service, are distributed freely to all interested parties including state agencies such as the…

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FMRS maps the large fire of Chios near-real time

The burned area mapping service software NOFFi-OBAM that was developed within the National Observatory of Forest Fires (NOFFi) project was employed to accurately map in near-real time the large fire on the Greek island Chios. It should be noted that NOFFi-OBAM is an open source software that can be used as a QGIS plugin. The…