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The sub-seasonal forest fire risk outlook successfully piloted during the fire season 2020 in Finland The sub-seasonal forest fire risk outlook prototype developed by the Finnish Meteorological Institute within the framework of SERV_FORFIRE project was piloted for the second time during the fire season 2020 with Finnish end-users. The end-users involved were the Regional State Administrative Agency (AVI) from Northern Finland and the Finnish Rescue Services from North Karelia.
SERV_FORFIRE project , Tuesday 30 March 2021
What comes out from forest fire? An in-depth analysis of gaseous and particulate emissions from biomass burning on “Metaponto Natural Reserve” Combustion tests have been performed on the biomass sampled in Metaponto National Reserve (Basilicata Region, South of Italy). The aim was the characterization of gaseous and particulate emissions from the combustion of different plant species.
SERV_FORFIRE project, Tuesday 30 March 2021
EO based Operational applications for the fire management within the SERV_FORFIRE project In the framework of SERV_FORFIRE project, the use of satellite data has been adopted as operational tool. An example of best practice is provided by the Basilicata pilot area, where CNR-IMAA has further improved the operational tools already devised for the various phases of the fire management with specific attention to the estimation of: (i) fire danger and (ii) post fire monitoring.
SERV_FORFIRE project, Tuesday 30 March 2021
Film Launch from INNOVA The INNOVA Project has produced a short animation film to illustrate how co-designed climate services are co-developed in Innovation in Climate Services Provision. The video is available in six languages.
INNOVA project, Friday 26 March 2021
Key resource from the ClimINVEST project: Interactive climate indicators platform ClimINVEST project has over the last few years brought together climate scientists and investors to provide transparency on methodologies for physical climate risk assessment, and develop guidance tools that inform investors’ risk management processes.
ClimINVEST project, Friday 26 March 2021
Two projects ECLISEA and INSeaPTION developed a demonstrator visualizing areas located below high-tides under different sea-level rise scenarios Two projects ECLISEA and INSeaPTION have developed together a demonstrator which has been adapted to be included in DRIAS (the French national climate service) as a climate service demonstrator. The demonstrator aims at visualizing areas located below high-tides under different sea-level rise scenarios.
ECLISEA and INSeaPTION projects, Monday 15 March 2021
How can financial actors make quick and efficient progress on analyzing and managing physical climate risks? ClimINVEST project releases the final synthesis report of practical lessons learned during a 3-years collaboration between climate experts and financial actors. The Addressing challenges of physical climate risk analysis in financial institutions report summarizes identified challenges and priority action points to be taken in physical climate risk management and disclosure.
ClimINVEST project, Friday 12 February 2021
Join Us for Climate extreme events: What's behind seasonal prediction for water management? WATExR project team invites to register for the webinar "Climate extreme events: What's behind seasonal prediction for water management?" on Feb 17, 2021 at 10:00 AM CET.
WATExR project team, Monday 1 February 2021