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- Silva, João M. N.; Moreno, Maria Vanesa; Le Page, Yannick; Oom, Duarte; Bistinas, Ioannis; Pereira, José Miguel C.
- Regional environmental change 2019 v.19 no.2 pp. 515-527
- climatic factors; fire regime; fire suppression; forest fires; forests; population dynamics; regression analysis; urban areas; Iberian Peninsula; Portugal; Spain
- ... In Portugal and Spain, fire regimes have been significantly altered due to changes in anthropogenic and climatic factors. The development of a fire management strategy should take into account the past trends of fire incidence. We analyse the spatial and temporal trends of burned area in the Iberian Peninsula, merging four decades of forest fire data from the two countries. Theil-Sen slope and a s ...