International Wildland Fire Websites


The following key websites provide access to numerous national and institutional sources of information, data, publications, monitoring, early warning and management of wildland fires

Global Fire Monitoring Center (GFMC):
http://www.fire.uni-freiburg.de

UN-ISDR Inter-Agency Task Force For Disaster Reduction, Working Group on Wildland Fire:
http://www.unisdr.org/eng/task%20force/tf-working-groups4-eng.htm

FAO Global Forest Fire Assessment 1990-2000:
http://www.fire.uni-freiburg.de/programmes/un/fao/Wp55_eng.pdf

Global Observation of Forest Cover/Global Observation of Landcover Dynamics (GOFC/GOLD) - Fire Mapping and Monitoring:
http://gofc-fire.umd.edu/

WHO Health Guidelines on Vegetation Fire Events:
http://www.who.int/hac/techguidance/ems/vegetation_fires/en/

International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) Wildland Fire Website at GFMC:
http://www.fire.uni-freiburg.de/programmes/itto/itto_start.htm


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