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Wildfire Risk Mapping for the Insurance Industry

Susanne Haas, University of Cologne

Ulrich Ebel, Swiss Re

( Reuters/ Mike Stone)


Content

Content

Image: www.guardian.co.uk

( Reuters/ Mike Stone)

I Monetary losses caused by wildfires

II Measuring the susceptibility towards

particularly large wildfires

∙ the Fire Radiative Power as an indicator

∙ Comparison of FRP measurements

amongst regions

III Comparison of the different fire hazard maps

IV PROs & CONs

V Cat net: the number of wildfires above 600MW


Monetary losses caused by wildfires

Source: Insurance Services Office

Source: Insurance Matters

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The Fire Radiative Power as an indicator for particularly large wildfires

Fireline Intensity (kW/m)

Fire Radiative Power (MW/pixel)

MODIS Active Fire Data (MCD14ML)

2


Comparison large wildfiresof FRP measurementsamongstregions

Source: Wikipedia

Source: Holmes et. al 2007

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Comparison large wildfiresof FRP measurementsamongstregions

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Comparison large wildfiresof FRP measurementsamongstregions

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Comparison large wildfiresof FRP measurementsamongstregions

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Validation & large wildfiresComparisonoftheresults

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PROs & CONs large wildfires

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Cat Net: the number of wildfires with a large wildfires

FRP above 600 MW

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any questions? large wildfires

[email protected]

( Reuters/ Mike Stone)


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