The 7th International Workshop of the EARSeL Special Interest Group (SIG) on Advances in RS and GIS applications in Forest Fires Management towards an operational use of remote sensing in forest fire management will take place in Matera, Italy, from 2 – 5 September 2009.
The workshop is organized by the Institute of Environmental Analysis of the National Council Research in collaboration with the University of Alcalá and the European Space Agency (ESA). Matera workshop is the latest in a series of technical meetings organised by the EARSeL SIG on Forest Fires after its foundation in 1995. Previous meetings were held in Alcalá de Henares (1995), Luso (1998), Paris (2001), Ghent (2003), Zaragoza (2005) and Thessaloniki (2007) resulted in outstanding progress made in forest fire research.
For additional details, please visit the workshop web-site