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Fires in Mexico: Program for Heat Points Detection Using Remote Sensing Techniques
Entry ID: Conabio_Fire

Abstract: The damages caused by forest fires in 1998 had severe repercussions on Mexico's
natural zones. Responding to this problem, Conabio conducted a study called
"Fires in Mexico - an analysis of their threat to biodiversity." On the basis
of this experience, the program called "Program for detecting hot spots by
remote sensoring techniques" was implemented. The program was carried out in
1999, 2000, ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 32.0   S: 13.0   E: -85.0   W: -117.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: CONABIO
Dataset Title: Fires in Mexico: Program for Heat Points Detection Using Remote Sensing Techniques
Dataset Release Place: Mexico
Dataset Publisher: CONABIO
Data Presentation Form: tables, maps, reports
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-01-01
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Data Center
CONABIO, Mexico Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 1-5528-91-00
Fax: 1-5528-91-31
Contact Address:
Avenida Liga Periferico
Insurgentes Sur No. 4903
Cal. Parques del Pedregal
Delegacion Tlalpan
Postal Code: 14010
Country: MEXICO
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at
Contact Address:
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-12-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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