Arctic Research Directory

ID-60 :   Observation on occurrence of lightning and forest fire in Alaska

Type

FIELDWORK

Research/Observation Title

Observation on occurrence of lightning and forest fire in Alaska

Science Summary (common)

[purpose] Understanding of Lightning Occurrence Weather and Estimation of Forest Fire Occurrence Rate [outline] Acquisition of Lightning Occurrence Position Data by Lightning Detection System, Forest Fire data by Alaska Fire Service, and Field Observation
- Individual Project Information 1/1 Research/Observation Period 2012-05-01 〜 2012-09-30

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Arctic Research Plan, 4th generation

Discipline(s)

Atmospheric Science, Biology, Cryosphere, Meteorology and Climate

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameHiroshi HayasakaAffiliationGraduate School of Hokkaido UniversityCountryJapanEmailhhaya@eng.hokudai.ac.jp
RollContact PersonNameShiro TsuyuzakiAffiliationHokkaido University

Research/Observation Methods

Alaska Lightning Detection System, Alaska Fire Service, Satellite image- Hotspot

Research/Observation Period

2012-05-01 〜 2012-09-30

Research/Observation Area

N: 71.965388, S: 57.515823, W: -168.750000 E: -141.328056,
Data Registration
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Last Update
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