Active-fire based burned area - MODIS, MCD64A1(v5.1) mosaic
Estimates the approximate date of burning and creates a map of the spatial extent of recent fires. The algorithm identifies rapid changes in the daily surface reflectance dynamics.
KEYWORDS:MODIS, LPDAAC, fire, burned area
& ACCESS RIGHTS:CC-BY 3.0
& RESOLUTION:500 m resolution; Australia
TEMPORAL COVERAGE & RESOLUTION:1 month composite; 2000 to ongoing
PRODUCTION STATUS:Updated as available from University of Maryland