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Table 2 A qualitative assessment of how soil burn severity mapping, debris flow hazard identification and debris flow risk determination differed between the Stanislaus Complex and Rim fires

From: Improvement in quantifying debris flow risk for post-wildfire emergency response

   Soil burn severity mapping Identification of debris flow hazard Assessing debris flow risk
Data type 1987 Qualitative Qualitative Qualitative
2013 Quantitative Quantitative Quantitative
Precision 1987 Low Low to moderate Moderate
2013 High High High
Consistency 1987 Low to moderate Moderate Moderate
2013 High High High
Completed within BAER time constraint 1987 Yes No No
2013 Yes Yes Yes