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UK Fire & Rescue Service Documents & Data

This page includes links to documents and data that will help you to learn how to use free and open access online software for finding, monitoring, and modelling UK wildfires.

Documents

Online satellite remote sensing and wildfire modelling guide

Prometheus step-by-step guide

UK Wildfire Remote Sensing and Modelling Presentation Slides (full version with extra slides)

UK Wildfire Remote Sensing and Modelling Presentation Slides (abridged version) 

Data

Example Fuel Maps for Prometheus modelling:
If you would like to request a fuel map for your particular area, please contact Thomas Smith

County Fuel Map British National Grid Map Size (km) Cell size (m) GE link OS link
Easting Northing x y
Northumberland CartingtonHill_UKH.fgm 403813 604243 2.3 1.7 5 GE OS
Northumberland Thrunton_UKH.fgm 402989 604537 9.0 6.7 5 GE OS
Northumberland Linhope_5m_UKH.fgm 389758 612313 10.7 10.6 5 GE OS
Lancashire Bleasdale_UKH.fgm 355700 449300 9.7 5.8 5 GE OS
Lancashire Anglezarke_UKH.fgm 364700 416400 3.8 2.9 5 GE OS
Staffordshire Hargreaves.fgm 385523 341703 1.4 1.3 5 GE OS
Staffordshire Hopwas.fgm 417194 305338 2.2 2.1 5 GE OS
Staffordshire Sherbrook_UKH.fgm 398935 317439 4.3 4.3 5 GE OS
Denmark Tisvilde.fgm 4.2 2.8 5 GE MAP

Links:

Prometheus Fire Spread Model

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