Technical background

This section provides summary information on the content of main EFFIS modules, namely:

The outcome of the activities behind each of the modules are made available through the EFFIS web interfaces (Current Fire Situation and Advanced Viewer) and the reports published periodically.

Additional modules are under development such as the Post-fire vegetation regeneration and the Post-fire soil erosion risk.


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