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Time frame: 2006


Description: The AFIS Project of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa utilizes satellite imagery to automatically detect bush fires. When a fire hotspot threats the population or the infrastructure, the person responsible is automatically notified. The AFIS project is based on the web services of the SWE framework.

Commissioned/Funded by: German Government andGerman Aerospace Center (DLR) 


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