Fire Urgency Estimator in Geosynchronous Orbit (FUEGO)

New system of wildfire detection by using satellites and drones

Satellite image of a wildfire in Topanga, California (Image: NASA)

A new system of wildfire detection based on satellite data has recently been developed by the University of Berkeley in conjunction with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, called Fire Urgency Estimation from Geosynchronous

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How fire-detecting satellites could prevent wildfires

Western U.S. wildfires seen from space

A fire-detecting satellite has been designed by scientists from University of California, Berkeley with the goal of preventing hot spots from growing to out of control fires in the future.

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