Kim Ernstrom presents an overview of how IFTDSS can help inform Burn Plans using spatial fuels and fire behavior outputs with an emphasis on understanding Fuel Models inside and outside of the burn unit and fire behavior outputs indicating critical holding areas on the map.
A “Fuels Community of Practice” presentation on describing the process of selecting and applying edits to LANDFIRE landscapes in IFTDSS. Presented by Kim Ernstrom (Wildland Fire Management RD&A).
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A “Fuels Community of Practice” presentation on the use of IFTDSS for prescribed fire planning, some examples of its use in the field, and a comparison with other modeling applications. Presented by Kim Ernstrom (Wildland Fire Management RD&A), Jennifer Anderson (NPS) and Wes Hall (Wildland Fire Management RD&A).Watch Now!
An overview of current IFTDSS features to the Science You Can Use Spring 2022 Webinar Series, hosted by the Rocky Mountain Research Station. Presented by Presented by Kim Ernstrom and Caroline Noble.Watch Now!
An overview of IFTDSS, and its use in prescribed burn planning, followed by a demonstartion of the Compare Weather feature. Presented by Kim Ernstrom.Watch Now!
An overview of FTEM presented to the Fuels Community of Practice. Presented by Frankie Romero, Caroline Noble, and Tessa Nicollet (USFS).Watch Now!
A presentation recorded for the Society of American Foresters (SAF) 2021 Convention Innovation Zone. This demonstration highlights the use of IFTDSS’ Compare Weather feature when creating burn plans. Presented by Bre Schueller (IFTDSS Technical Lead).Watch Now!
A presentation showcasing the "Compare Weather" feature newly released in IFTDSS version 3.4. A sixty minute presentation from Kim Ernstrom, Caroline Noble, and Bre Schueller.Watch Now!
A 54-minute presentation from Nicole Vaillant to the USDA Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory. This presentation includes an overview of IFTDSS features including Exposure Analysis and Risk Assessment, followed by a discussion of future development plans.Watch Now!
A 25-minute presentation from Kim Ernstrom to the Society of American Foresters 2020 Virtual Conference. This presentation includes a high level overview of basic functionality, a case-study demonstrating IFTDSS Exposure Analysis, and a brief discussion of the Quantitative Wildfire Risk Assessment feature.Watch Now!
This webinar provides an introduction to the Risk Assessment workflow in IFTDSS. We walk you through the required pieces of the Risk Assessment and show you how to work through the application so you can view the final outputs in the Map Studio. Click here to download the questions and answers recorded for this webinar.Watch Now!
Presentation on what IFTDSS can do today, and what is coming next.Watch Now!
A webinar to the Pacific Northwest on batch monitoring of treatments in FTEM.Watch Now!
A webinar presenting the new Fuels Treatment Effectiveness Monitoring (FTEM) system to BIA.Watch Now!
A webinar presenting the new Fuels Treatment Effectiveness Monitoring (FTEM) system to USDA FS.Watch Now!
A webinar presenting the new Fuels Treatment Effectiveness Monitoring (FTEM) system to BLM.Watch Now!
A webinar presenting the new Fuels Treatment Effectiveness Monitoring (FTEM) system to NPS and USFWS.Watch Now!
Treatment comparison is one of the more complex parts of the IFTDSS app. There's no doubt that comparing landscapes is tricky business. If you find yourself scratching your head or staring at the screen a lot, join us to help take some of the mystery out of landscape comparisons.Watch Now!
The beauty of IFTDSS is that nearly everything is exportable as a report or summary, including landscape fire behavior. This webinar provides an in-depth look at landscape fire behavior and reports in IFTDSS. Recorded 30 March 2018. Download a pdf of the presentation.Watch Now!
Trying to figure out how to edit landscapes in IFTDSS or just interested in picking up some tips and tricks to do it better? This webinar is for those trying to learn how to edit landscapes in IFTDSS to better represent their area. Recorded 23 March 2018.Watch Now!
In this webinar we demonstrate using Map Studio for finding an area of interest, adding landscapes and model runs, and working with shapes and shapefiles. Recorded 16 March 2018.Watch Now!
This demonstration highlights the overall layout of IFTDSS. It includes the Planning Cycle, file storage in My Workspace, Map Studio interface, and Modeling Playground. Recorded 9 March 2018.Watch Now!