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Weather and Climate Links
  1. NOAA - National Weather Service
  2. SSEC (Univ. Wisconsin-Madison) Real-Time US Composite Satellite Animation
  3. National Weather Service - Conus Northeast loop

Resources for Wildfire Research Links to Wildfire Data, Tools & Software
  1. Fire Research and Management Exchange System
    http://frames.nbii.gov/portal/server.pt
  2. Fire Effect Information System (FEIS): Summarizes and synthesizes research about living organisms in the United States-their biology, ecology, and relationship to fire.
    http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/
  3. Wildfire Research and Applications Partnership (WRAP): project to highlight the collaborative partnership of the US Forest Service and NASA in wildfire science and applications.
    http://geo.arc.nasa.gov/sge/WRAP/
  4. Coupled Atmosphere-Fire Modeling: Modeling studies that apply the Clark-Hull atmospheric prediction model, which has been coupled to a wildfire model.
    http://www.mmm.ucar.edu/fire/model/model_home.html
  5. National Interagency Fire Center
    http://www.nifc.gov/index.html
  6. Fire Research (Center for International Forestry Research):
    http://www.cifor.cgiar.org/fire/Index.htm
  7. Joint Fire Science Program (Research supporting sound decisions):
    http://www.firescience.gov/
  8. Wildland Fire Operations Research Group
    http://fire.feric.ca/
  9. Wildland Fire and Climate Change
    http://www.fs.fed.us/ccrc/topics/wildland-fire.shtml


  1. National Fire Occurrence, Federal and State Lands, 1986-1996, v1999
    http://www.fs.fed.us/fire/fuelman/fireloc1999/dbfs.html
  2. Global Fire Emissions Database
    http://www.falw.vu/~gwerf/GFED/index.html
  3. International Multiproxy Paleofire Database (IMPD)
    http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/impd/paleofire.html
  4. Global Palaeofire Working Group (GPWG)
    http://www.gpwg.org/
  5. Patrick Bartlein - Western US Fire and Climate Research
    http://climate.uoregon.edu/fire/index.html
  6. Daniel Gavin - Paleoecology and Biogeography Lab
    http://geography.uoregon.edu/gavin/data.html
  7. Philip Higuera - CharAnalysis
    http://webpages.uidaho.edu/phiguera/software/software.html
  8. Martin Blauuw - Age Modeling Software
    http://www.chrono.qub.ac.uk/blaauw/wiggles/
  9. SHELDUS - Spatial Hazard Events & Losses Database (USA)
    http://webra.cas.sc.edu/hvri/products/sheldus.aspx
Links to Paleoecology/Paleoclimatology Resources Data Analysis Resources
  1. Neat paleo animations!
    Ecole polytechnique federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
    http://arve.epfl.ch/videos/
  2. Black Rock Forest - Pollen Identification Tutorial
    http://blackrock.ccnmtl.columbia.edu/paleoecology/
  3. Pollen Viewer
    http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/pollen/viewer/webviewer.html
  4. Paleoclimate - Change Through Time
    http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/
    climatechange/visualizations/paleoclimate.html
  5. On the Cutting Edge - Geoscience Resources
    http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/search.html
  6. INQUA Paleoclimate Commission
    http://www.inqua.org/PALCOMM/index.html
  7. ESA Paleo Section
    http://esa.org/paleoecology/



  1. GeogR
    http://geography.uoregon.edu/GeogR/topics/index.html
  2. Search for R stuff
    Rseek.org
  3. Andrew Barr's Paleoecology Blog
    http://www.ancienteco.com/
  4. CRAN
    http://cran.r-project.org/
  5. R-bloggers
    http://www.r-bloggers.com/
  6. R graph gallery
    http://gallery.r-enthusiasts.com/
  7. Climate Charts & Graphs
    http://chartsgraphs.wordpress.com/
  8. Quick R
    http://www.statmethods.net/index.html
  9. Kickstarting R
    http://cran.r-project.org/doc/contrib/Lemon-kickstart/index.html
  10. Spatial Analysis in R
    http://spatial-analyst.net/wiki/index.php?title=Main_Page
  11. ggplot
    http://had.co.nz/ggplot2/
  12. GRASS
    http://grass.osgeo.org/wiki/Main_Page
  13. SAGA
    http://www.saga-gis.org/en/index.html

© 2011 Jenn Marlon