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BAIS2 (Burned Area Index for Sentinel 2)

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General description of the script

BAIS2 adapts the traditional BAI for Sentinel-2 bands, taking advantage of the wider spectrum of Visible, Red-Edge, NIR and SWIR bands.

Values description: The range of values for the BAIS2 is -1 to 1 for burn scars, and 1 - 6 for active fires. Different fire intensities may result in different thresholds, the current values were calibrates, as per original author, on mostly Mediterranen regions.

Description of representative images

Burned area index, Las Palmas de Grand Canaria. Acquired on 19.08.2019.

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