Data

Data Source

-Topographic
-Climatic

**ClimateBC/WNA: developed by CFCG group @ UBC Forestry. Historical data in this model is from the high-resolution PRISM dataset provided by Dr. Faron Anslow at Pacific Climate Impact Consortium (ClimateBC/WNA Help File).

List of Data, (Acronym) & [Unit]:

  1. Elevation – (Elevation) – [m]
  2. Slope – (Slope) – [degree]
  3. Aspect – (East/Southing) – refer to the “Other Data Processing section
  4. Annual New Mountain Pine Beetle Infestation in 2007, 2004, 2001 – (MPB2007, MPB2004, & MPB2001) – [Infected Tree/HA]
  5. Historical Fire Size – (FireSize) – [HA]
  6. Spring Minimum Temperature – (Tmin_sp) – [°C]
  7. Spring Average Temperature – (Tave_sp) – [°C]
  8. Spring Max Temperature – (Tmax_sp) – [°C]
  9. Summer Minimum Temperature – (Tmin_sm) – [°C]
  10. Summer Average Temperature – (Tave_sm) – [°C]
  11. Summer Max Temperature – (Tmax_sm) – [°C]
  12. Spring Average Precipitation – (PPT_sp) – [mm]
  13. Summer Average Precipitation – (PPT_sm) – [mm]
  14. Summer Average Wind Power at 30m above ground – (Wind) – [W/m2]

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