Loading GeoTIFF into FlamMap 5.0

  1. Open FlamMap 5.0 (or newer).
  2. Right-click No Landscape File.
  3. Click Open.

    right click on 'No Landscape File' and click open.

  4. Change the file type to GeoTIFF Landscapes (*.tif).
  5. Select the landscape you want to open.
  6. Click Open.

    select the file from your machine

  7. Once open the landscape has the following units.

    • Elevation (m)
    • Slope (deg)
    • Aspect (deg)
    • Fuel model (categorical)
    • Canopy cover (%)
    • Stand Height (m)
    • Canopy Base Height (m)
    • Canopy Bulk Density (kg/m3)

    landscape information displayed in flammap

    If a landscape GeoTIFF exported from IFTDSS is edited in FlamMap on your desktop, save it as a .LCP file. Saving it as GeoTIFF will cause FlamMap to crash.