GFIMS
Global Fire Information Management System

MODIS Products

Examples of MODIS images
 
Time Composite Animations
 


Monthly Composite Animation: Hotspot/Fire Detections from the Terra Satellite- January 2009 to December 2009

Monthly Composite Animation: Hotspot/Fire Detections from the Terra Satellite- January 2008 to December 2008

Monthly Composite Animation: Hotspot/Fire Detections from the Terra Satellite- January 2007 to December 2007

Monthly Composite Animation: Hotspot/Fire Detections from the Terra Satellite- January 2006 to December 2006

Monthly Composite Animation: Hotspot/Fire Detections from the Terra Satellite- January 2005 to December 2005

Monthly Composite Animation: Hotspot/Fire Detections from the Terra Satellite- January 2004 to December 2004

Monthly Composite Animation: Hotspot/Fire Detections from the Terra Satellite- January 2003 to December 2003

Monthly Composite Animation: Hotspot/Fire Detections from the Terra Satellite- April 2002 to March 2003

MODIS Collection 5 Active Fire Product User's Guide
 

The MODIS Collection 5 Active Fire Product User's Guide (Version 2.4) provides the most current information regarding the Terra and Aqua MODIS Active Fire Products. It is intended to provide the end user with practical information regarding their use and misuse, and to explain some of the more obscure and potentially confusing aspects of the fire products and MODIS products in general.

Click here to download the MODIS Fire User's Guide (2.5 MB).

MODIS Burned Area Product User's Guide
 

The MODIS Collection 5 Burned Area Product User's Guide (Version 2.0) provides the most current information regarding the Terra and Aqua MODIS Burned Area Product.

Click here to download the MODIS Burned Area User's Guide (1.5 MB).

Rapid Response Image Subsets
 

Near real-time MODIS image subsets with highlighted hotspot/fire locations are available for certain areas, from the MODIS Rapid Response System.

You are welcome to use the above resources for presentation or educational material. Please acknowledge NASA FIRMS / MODIS Rapid Response as the source.

GIS Data
 

World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA): 2006 WDPA Protected Areas Shape Files