bushfire tracking and analysis

Project Info

Team Name

eng403 group 15

Team Members

5 members with unpublished profiles.

Data Story

The data analysed was used to understand the current problem with informing the public during bush fires and awareness. Data was also sourced which believed could be used to create a platform at which a live fire tracking and modelling software could be easily accessed by the public. Other information and data already provided will be easily accessed through this app


Team DataSets

Bushfire Australia

Description of Use Bushfire evacuation plans and preparation for bushfires

Data Set


Description of Use Statistics on smart phone, internet access

Data Set

Bushfire hazard area - Bushfire prone area - inputs - Queensland

Data Set

Australia State of the environment

Description of Use Knowing the vegetation will give an estimation of the fuel load to calculate the fire intensity

Data Set

BOM wind frequency analysis

Description of Use Using the wind data will help model the fire with speed and direction.

Data Set

Fire Information for Resource Management System

Description of Use Using this data will locate the fire and size, using the other sets of data will help make a tracking and modelling system.

Data Set

Queensland bushfire review

Description of Use queensland bushfire review.

Data Set

bushfire hazard

Data Set

QLD bushfires review

Data Set

Challenge Entries

Bushfire Ready

What can we do to prevent or prepare for bushfires?

Go to Challenge | 12 teams have entered this challenge.

Engaging communities in hazard reporting & safety

How might we better prepare & deal with natural disasters in Australia?

Go to Challenge | 18 teams have entered this challenge.