29 NOV 2018: NOFFi gets a distinction by the European network NEREUS

The National Observatory of Forest Fires (NOFFi) got a distinction by the Network of European Regions Using Space Technologies (NEREUS) for the development of the innovative burned area mapping service NOFFi-OBAM. NOFFi is a research project recently implemented by the Laboratory of Forest Management and Remote Sensing (FMRS) of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh), funded by Greece’s Green Fund with the beneficiary being the Central Forest Service. NOFFi resulted in the development of products and services related to the prevention of wildfires as well as the management of burned areas.