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Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Imagery Support
Entry ID: USDA_BAER
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Summary
Abstract: The Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Imagery Support program is a
cooperative effort between the USDA Forest Service Remote Sensing Applications
Center and the US Geological Survey EROS Data Center. They provide delivery of
Burned Area Reflectance Classifications (BARC), and other geospatial data to
Forest Service and DOI BAER teams.

A Burned Area Reflectance Classification (BARC) is a satellite derived map of
postfire condition. The BARC has four classes: high, moderate, low and
unburned. It is available in both raster and vector format.

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Related URL
Link: GET DATA
Description: MODIS Active Fire Detections for North America metadata.

Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Burn Severity Assessment With Satellite Remote Sensing.
Service Citation
Originators: USDA Forest Service, Remote Sensing Application Center, USGS EROS Data Center
Title: Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Imagery Support
Provider: USDA
URL: http://www.fs.fed.us/eng/rsac/baer/
ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
ENVIRONMENT
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER
PLANNING CADASTRE
Access Constraints
Users must contact the Forest Service Remote Sensing Application Center to
request satellite imagery.
Service Provider
Remote Sensing Applications Center, Engineering, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Service Provider Personnel
Name: USDA FOREST SERVICE - RSAC
Phone: (801) 975-3750
Fax: (801) 975-3478
Contact Address:
2222 W. 2300 South
City: Salt Lake City
Province or State: UT
Postal Code: 84119
Country: USA
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA

JESS CLARK
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 801-975-3769
Fax: 801-975-3478
Email: jtclark at fs.fed.us
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
Remote Sensing Application Center
2222 W. 2300 S
City: Salt Lake City
Province or State: Utah
Postal Code: 84119
Country: USA

RANDY MCKINLEY
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 605-594-2745
Email: rmckinley at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
47914 252nd Street
City: Sioux Falls
Province or State: SD
Postal Code: 57198 - 0001
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2005-01-20
SERF Last Revision Date: 2010-11-16
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