Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.70.1)

Tea Fire Perimeter (Santa Barbara County, CA), November 15, 2008 - From Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination Group (GeoMAC)

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Data Set General Information:
Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.70.1 (in the knb Catalog System)
Alternate Identifier: DOI: 10.6073/pasta/69b3fb1382d1a8c2f51d97eeffbada99

The Tea Fire burned from 2008-11-13 to 2008-11-17, Montecito, Cold Springs Creek and Hot Springs Road, Santa Barbara County. Approximately 1940 acres were burned (information per This dataset contains a KML polygon showing the extent of the fire on 2008-11-15, and was acquired by request from the Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination Group (GeoMAC,

These data are based upon input from incident intelligence sources, Global Positioning System (GPS) data, and infrared (IR) imagery. See methods for more information.

Short Name: Tea Fire Perimeter, 2008
Publication Date: 2013
Time Period:
Detailed Data Description and Download:
Complete perimeter of Tea fire, 2008
People and Organizations:
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Contact: Information Manager, Santa Barbara Coastal LTER [  email ]
Contact: Walters, Sandra (US Geological Survey) [  email ]
Organization U.S. Geological Survey
Organization United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Organization National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)
Organization National Weather Service and Bureau of Land Management at NIFC
Organization Remote Sensing Application Center (RSAC, USFS, NASA)
Organization Bureau of Land Managment (BLM)
Organization National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC, NOAA)

Data Set Citation

How to cite this data set: . 2013. Tea Fire Perimeter (Santa Barbara County, CA), November 15, 2008 - From Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination Group (GeoMAC). United States Geological Survey (USGS). doi:10.6073/pasta/69b3fb1382d1a8c2f51d97eeffbada99

Key Words and Terms

By Thesaurus:
Santa Barbara Coastal, LTER, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER: Places Rattlesnake Creek
LTER Controlled Vocabulary fires, wildfires
NASA, USGS, remote sensing, satellite data, imagery, earth observation, wildland fire, perimeter

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