Oral Programme BG4.1/AS4.7

BG4.1/AS4.7

Fire in the Earth System (co-organized)
Convener: A. Spessa  | Co-Convener: O. Wild 
Oral Programme
 / Wed, 22 Apr, 13:30–17:00  / Room 21
Poster Programme
 / Attendance Wed, 22 Apr, 10:30–12:00  / Poster Area BG

Wednesday, 22 Apr 2009
Room 21
Chairperson: Dr Allan Spessa
13:30–14:00
EGU2009-669
Can current models reproduce the increase in Western United States Wildfires and project a reliable future trend? (solicited)
D. Bachelet, D. Conklin, J. Lenihan, R. Neilson, M. McGlinchy, B. Rogers, and R. Drapek
14:00–14:15
EGU2009-6544
Simulation of Burn Probabilities and Fire Size Distributions for the Western United States
M. Finney
14:15–14:30
EGU2009-13243
Modeling boreal fire and forest dynamics
W.J. de Groot, D.J. McRae, and A. Cantin
14:30–14:45
EGU2009-13291
Modelling of the decrease of tropical-forest resilience in Amazonia as affected by deforestation and fires
M. Cardoso, C. Nobre, G. Sampaio, M. Hirota, D. Valeriano, and G. Câmara
14:45–15:00
EGU2009-10068
A vicious circle of fire, deforestation and climate change: an integrative study for the Amazon region
K. Thonicke, A. Rammig, M. Gumpenberger, K. Vohland, B. Poulter, and W. Cramer
COFFEE BREAK
15:30–15:45
EGU2009-6641
Fire in Australian Savannas: from leaf to landscape
J. Beringer, L. B. Hutley, N. J. Tapper, L. A. Cernusak, A. H. Lynch, K. Görgen, D. Abramson, and P. Uotila
15:45–16:00
EGU2009-6439
Using burned area data to explore fire spread in coupled fire and ecosystem models
J L Gomez-Dans, P Lewis, M Wooster, and A Spessa
16:00–16:30
EGU2009-664
Characterization of fire plume heights over North America: Merging MISR and MODIS data into modeling (solicited)
M. Val Martin, J. Logan, S. Freitas, D. Nelson, C. Ichoku, R. Kahn, D. Diner, and F.-Y. Leung
16:30–16:45
EGU2009-10049
Did the summer 2003 forest fires in Portugal affect air quality over Europe?
AI Miranda, V Martins, E Sá, A Carvalho, JH Amorim, and C Borrego
16:45–17:00
EGU2009-2082
Biomass Burning:Significant Source of Nitrate and Sulfate for the Andean Rain Forest in Ecuador
P. Fabian, R. Rollenbeck, and N. Spichtinger