Fire Behavior Assessment Team: plot location data

Research Data Publication File Index

File Folder Description
_metadata_RDS-2018-0056.html   Metadata file in HTML format containing a description of the content, quality, and other characteristics of the data.
_metadata_RDS-2018-0056.xml   Metadata file in Extensible Markup Language (XML) format containing a description of the content, quality, and other characteristics of the data.
*LOCATION*_FBAT_plots.shp or FBAT_*LOCATION*_plots.shp \Data\YYYY_*LOCATION(S)* ArcGIS shapefile (and associated files) containing the location of the FBAT plots for the specified location and year (YYYY). *LOCATION* = name/location of fire: BlackMountain, Backerby, Crag, BarOrleans, Ralston, Warm, Antelope, Sweatfarm, Clover, Lion, Aspen, Rim, Beaver, French, King, Rough, Willow, Cedar, Tatanka, Pier, Schaeffer, Alder and Walker. (Note: Over the years, some of the names assigned to the fires has varied. Sweatfarm is synonymous with GA Bay Complex and Big Turnaround Complex. The Tatanka complex is also synonymous with the Maple/Buffalo fires. The Bake fire, Oven fire, Somes fire, Bar Complex, and Orleans Complex are all also referenced as BarOrleans. To help prevent confusion the folder names include all relevant names.)
Lion_Crew20plots_GS84.shp \Data\2007_Lion ArcGIS shapefile (and associated files) containing locations of fuels plots taken by Crew 20, no fire behavior equipment (WGS 84).
FBAT_thru2019.shp \Data\GIS ArcGIS shapefile (and associated files) containing locations of all FBAT plots from fires through 2019.
FBAT_file-level_additional_info_GPS.pdf \Supplements Adobe Acrobat PDF/a file containing additional notes or comments pertaining to each individual fire.
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