Paleofire methods: statistics, tools for data evaluation

Open for discussion of new methods for (proxy) data evaluation in paleofire regime reconstructions.

Add links to your tools, developments, publications here

Check out CharTool (, a tool developed by Grant Snitker that allows for automated measurement of charcoal particles from microscope images and live feeds.

For information on Charcoal Peak Analysis, please see this seminar recording by Philip Higuera, as part of our IPN Paleo :fire: Seminar Series at the IPN website:
and find a pdf of his presentation here IPN_Seminar_PeakDetection_Higuera_6_May_2021.pdf (6.6 MB)