Table 1: The main fuel complexes identified for Corsican Island.

Fuel type nameIDDescription

Alpine land1Land of grass above forestry vegetation
Mountain land2Land of shrubs smaller than 0.6 m
Pine land 13Pinus laricio stand with understorey <2 m
Pine land 24Pinus laricio stand with low understorey
Pine land 35Closed Pinus pinaster stand with understorey >2 m
Shrubland 16Open Pinus pinaster stand with maquis <2 m
Oak land 17Closed Quercus suber stand with maquis >2 m
Shrubland 28Open Quercus suber stand with maquis <2 m
Oak land 29Closed Quercus ilex stand with maquis >2 m
Shrubland 310Open Quercus ilex stand with maquis <2 m
Shrubland 411Maquis with shrubs from 0.6 m to 4 m
Grassland12Herbaceous and pasture
Urban area13Urban area