Climatological, Meteorological and Smoke Decision Support Information for Burning Operations of the National Park Service and other Federal Land Management Agencies in California and Nevada

Affiliation(s)PIProject periodFunded by
DAS Brown, Timothy J 08/17/2009 - 12/31/2010 DOI - National Park Service

Project Description

Primary task elements for this Statement of Work include: 1)Maintain delivery of currently established operational products. Though CEFA will do the best of its ability to maintain daily continuity of operational products, current funding, personnel and hardware resources do not allow for fully 24/7 operations. 2)Develop and implement new operational products per the guidance of the CANSAC Operational Applications Group (OAG). Both OAG and CEFA may conceive a new product; however, OAG will provide guidance as to implementation requirements. 3)Develop new and improve existing graphical displays per OAG guidance. 4)Provide forecast verification information. 5)Provide archived forecast data/information based upon requests from OAG members. 6)Provide system operational notices to the CANSAC user community. 7)Assess product feedback from OAG in conjunction with OAG. 8)Participate in CANSAC teleconferences and meetings. 9)Provide for and oversee computing hardware infrastructure and maintenance.