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The thermal channels of the NOAA AVHRR (advanced very high resolution radiometer) satellite were used to study the spatial and temporal distribution of active fires over continental Southeast Asia. Intensive fire activity is observed during the dry season although its timing and location varies considerably depending on local climate, habitat and land management practice.

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Authors: JONES S H, JRC Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: Winter and Annual General Meeting of the British Ecological Society, University of Sheffield (GB), December 19-21, 1995
Availability: Available from (1) as paper EN 39546 ORA
Record Number: 199610262 / Last updated on: 1996-03-18
Original language: en
Available languages: en