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Table 2 Climate and topographic variable names and descriptions

From: Examining post-fire vegetation recovery with Landsat time series analysis in three western North American forest types

VariableDescription
MAPPost-fire anomaly of mean annual precipitation (mm)
GSPPost-fire anomaly of growing season precipitation (Apr to Sep; mm)
WINPPost-fire anomaly of winter precipitation (Nov + Dec + Jan + Feb; mm)
MATPost-fire anomaly of mean annual temperature (°C)
MMAXPost-fire anomaly of mean maximum temperature in warmest month (°C)
MMINPost-fire anomaly of mean minimum temperature in coldest month (°C)
DISTDistance to unburn (m)
CURVMcNab’s curvature (McNab 1989)
SLOPESlope (degrees)
TRASPTransformed aspect (Roberts and Cooper 1989)