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Wildland Fire Detection using Satellite Imagery

John Weaver, Dan Bikos, Dan Lindsey, Dan Leszcynski

Introduction

This is a basic session.

Objectives:

Prerequisites

This is a basic course. There are no prerequisites.

Training Session Options

NOAA/NWS students - to begin the training, use the web-based video, YouTube video, or audio playback options below (if present for this session). Certificates of completion for NOAA/NWS employees can be obtained by accessing the session via the Commerce Learn Center

  1. Web-based video that can be taken at anytime (streamed, not recommended for low-bandwidth users). Be sure to have your speakers on and the volume loud enough to hear the presentation. Also be sure that you are using a flash enabled browser.
  2. Audio playback (recommended for low-bandwidth users) - This is an audio playback version in the form of a downloadable VISITview and can be taken at anytime.

    Create a directory to download the audio playback file (86 MB) from the following link: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/training/visit/training_sessions/wildland_fire_detection_using_satellite_imagery/wildland_fire_detection_using_satellite_imagery_audio.exe

    After extracting the files into that directory click on either the visitplay.bat or visitauto.bat file to start the lesson. If both files are present, use visitauto.bat

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