cffdrs: Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System

This project provides a group of new functions to calculate the outputs of the two main components of the Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System (CFFDRS) Van Wagner and Pickett (1985) <>) at various time scales: the Fire Weather Index (FWI) System Wan Wagner (1985) <> and the Fire Behaviour Prediction (FBP) System Forestry Canada Fire Danger Group (1992) <>. Some functions have two versions, table and raster based.

Version: 1.8.18
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.2), rgdal, raster, foreach
Imports: data.table, geosphere, doParallel
Published: 2020-06-03
Author: Alan Cantin [cre, aut], Xianli Wang [aut], Marc-André Parisien [aut], Mike Wotton [aut], Kerry Anderson [aut], Brett MOore [aut], Tom Schiks [aut], Mike Flannigan [aut]
Maintainer: Alan Cantin <alan.cantin at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: cffdrs citation info
CRAN checks: cffdrs results


Reference manual: cffdrs.pdf
Package source: cffdrs_1.8.18.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): cffdrs_1.8.18.tgz, r-release (x86_64): cffdrs_1.8.18.tgz, r-oldrel: cffdrs_1.8.18.tgz
Old sources: cffdrs archive


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