Donal S. O'Leary III

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Western Washington University
516 High Street
Bellingham, Washington 98225, USA

Publications in Fire Ecology

A New Method Comparing Snowmelt Timing with Annual Area Burned
Pages: 41-51
DOI: 10.4996/fireecology.1201041

The interactions between climate and wildland fire are complex.  To better understand these interactions, we used ArcMap 10.2.2 to examine the relationships between early spring snowmelt and total annual area burned within a defined region of the Rocky Mountains of the western United States.  Our research methods used Monitoring Trends in Burn Severity (MTBS) fire perimeter data and weekly snow extent provided by the Rutgers Global Snow Lab analysis of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) daily snow maps.  [Read More]

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