Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System

This project provides a group of new functions to calculate the outputs of the two main components of the Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System (CFFDRS) at various time scales: the Fire Weather Index (FWI) System and the Fire Behaviour Prediction (FBP) System. Some functions have two versions, table and raster based.


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1.7.6 by Alan Cantin, a year ago

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Authors: Xianli Wang, Alan Cantin, Marc-Andre Parisien, Mike Wotton, Kerry Anderson, Brett Moore, and Mike Flannigan

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-2 license

Imports doParallel

Depends on rgdal, raster, foreach, data.table,

See at CRAN