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MODIS Active Fire Mapping Program ArcIMS Fire Maps
Entry ID: USDA_MODIS_GIS
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Summary
Abstract: The USDA Forest Service Active Fire Maps are ArcIMS map services are interactive web-based maps that facilitate the display of MODIS fire detection data in conjunction with other geospatial data layers. Fire detection data on these interactive maps are updated hourly. Users may include geospatial data layers of their choice as well as pan and zoom to a desired map extent.

[Summary provided by the USDA Forest Service.]

Related URL
Link: GET SERVICE > ACCESS MAP VIEWER
Link: GET SERVICE > ACCESS MAP VIEWER
Description: United States and Alaska map viewers.

Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: MODIS Active Fire Detections for North America metadata.
Service Citation
Originators: USDA Forest Service, Remote Sensing Application Center
Title: MODIS Active Fire Mapping Program ArcIMS Fire Maps
Provider: USDA
ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
ENVIRONMENT
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER
PLANNING CADASTRE
Use Constraints
Although these data have been used by the USDA Forest Service, the USDA Forest
Service shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data
described and/or contained herein. These data are not legal documents and are
not intended to be used as such. The information contained in these data is
dynamic and is updated daily throughout the current year.

It is the responsibility of the data user to use the data appropriately and
consistent within the limitations of geospatial data in general and these data
in particular. Using the data for other than their intended purpose may yield
inaccurate or misleading results. The USDA Forest Service gives no warranty,
expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these
data. It is strongly recommended that these data are directly acquired from the
USDA Forest Service server and not indirectly through other sources which may
have changed the data in some way. Although these data have been processed
successfully on a computer system at the USDA Forest Service, no warranty
expressed or implied is made regarding the utility of the data on another
system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution
constitute any such warranty. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of
the data and aggregate use with other data.

The USDA Forest Service reserves the right to correct, update or modify this
data and related materials without notification.
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
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
USDA FOREST SERVICE REMOTE SENSING APPLICATION CENTER-OPERATIONS PROGRAM LEADER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 801-975-3750
Fax: 801-975-3478
Contact Address:
2222 W. 2300 S
City: Salt Lake City
Province or State: Utah
Postal Code: 84119
Country: USA

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
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2005-01-19
SERF Last Revision Date: 2011-01-27
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