LANDFIRE Product Release: MoD-FIS in the Southwest and Great Basin

Southwest and Great Basin map

​LANDFIRE Product Release: 2019 Spring MoD-FIS provisional products for the Great Basin and Southwest regions of the U.S. 

Modeling Dynamic Fuels with an Index System (MoD-FIS) seasonally modulates fuel model data and incorporates seasonal variability of herbaceous cover. These fine fuel measurements are then used to capture changes to fire behavior fuel models based on the current fire season herbaceous production. Released multiple times per year on a provisional basis, the products are available on the LF Data Distribution Site.  Find out more about MoD-FIS products on the LF website. 

Read the White Paper about MoD-FIS in the Southwest and Great Basin regions.