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Forest Fire Monitoring Using a GSM Based System

  • Fernando M. S. Ramos
  • Sónia Baltazar
  • Rui Castro
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Abstract

In many countries, namely Mediterranean, forest fires are, every year, responsible for millions of US dollars of material losses and, often, also for the loss of human lives.

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fernando M. S. Ramos
    • 1
  • Sónia Baltazar
    • 1
  • Rui Castro
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Electrónica e TelecomunicaçõesUniversidade de Aveiro/INESCAveiroPortugal

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