Climate Change and Wildfire In and Around California: Fire Modeling and Loss Modeling

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Authors

Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego

Published

2005

Description

Using statistical models, wildfire risks are described as a function of climatic variables such as temperature and precipitation, and of hydrologic variables simulated using temperature and precipitation. This study considered changes in the wildfire risks for northern and southern California. This is a state-funded research study sponsored by the California Energy Commission.

Climate Impact Tags

Wildfire

Resource Type Tags

Scientific study

Topics

Extent: California

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Last updated: Nov. 27, 2020