Fire is unpredictable and may cause huge damages, especially in dry periods. Its early detection and suppression are fundamental to avoid greater losses. Leaving a person for monitoring fire may be boring and inacurate.
Application for environmental monitoring using computer vision capable of detecting fire up to 3km away. This tool allows automatic detection in order to save human resources and to be a more accurate monitoring, allowing remote visualization.
Images and annotations of fire and smoke: d-fire.
The following figure depicts a real smoke detection next to bh.tec. Notice that the image has some sun rays and that fire is small: challenges for detection.
The following figure depicts the smoke detection of a fire essay in a sugar cane plantation. Notice that the day is cloudy and that the smoke is sparse: challenges for detection.