AFAC data group - Fire History project
EMSINA's 5 Capability Questions
Q1: What is the Project Scope / What is trying to be solved?
We (Fire Agencies) need current, federated/distributed datasets covering all States/Territories for the data needed to drive bushfire simulators, Australian Fire Danger Rating System (AFDRS), Air Quality/Smoke modelling (AQFx) and other Predictive Services tools.
Working to coordinate long term standards, updates and federating processes of this data.
Q2: What will be available to the EM community / decision makers at the end of your project?
Federated/distributed data for the datsets: Fire History, Bushfire disruption features, Road network, Fire Vulnerable Assets, DEM, Wind modifiers, Fuel Types, Fuel Attributes, Fuel Conditions (starting with fire history).
Other information provided by the presenter.
Question and Answers
The following are overflow questions that the presenter was unable to answer during the meeting.