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Developing a property-specific fire risk model across the U.S.

By Bronwyn Rayfield | August 17, 2021

ApexRMS is helping to create a climate-driven, property-specific wildfire risk model for the U.S. The initiative is being led by First Street Foundation, a non-profit research and technology group, to give property owners…

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Forecasting cumulative effects using ST-Sim

By Leonardo Frid | June 17, 2021

A new article published in the journal Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution describes the development of a landscape simulation model to forecast the cumulative effects…

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Vegetation dynamics models: a comprehensive set for natural resource assessment and planning in the United States

By Leonardo Frid | May 4, 2021

A new article published in the journal Ecosphere describes the development of a national set of vegetation dynamics models for the United States. These state-and-transition…

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New self-directed course for ST-Sim

By Leonardo Frid | April 13, 2021

We have just released a new version of our popular course covering state-and-transition simulation modeling of landscape dynamics using ST-Sim. This two-day self-directed online course…

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Roadmap to a dynamic ecosystem assessment system for Australia

By Leonardo Frid | March 5, 2021

ApexRMS was recently invited to participate in the virtual symposium “Developing a dynamic ecosystem assessment system for Australia”, February 1-5, 2021. Hosted by CSIRO, Australia’s national science research agency, the symposium brought…

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Major scalability improvements to SyncroSim and ST-Sim

By Leonardo Frid | January 27, 2021

Over the last few months, SyncroSim and ST-Sim releases have included major scalability improvements allowing for simulations to run faster for larger and more complex…

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Linking models of fire behavior and landscape change to support forecasts of invasive species in southwestern U.S.

By Leonardo Frid | December 28, 2020

New research published in Scientific Reports used the ST-Sim model of landscape change, in combination with the FARSITE fire behavior model, to evaluate critical uncertainties…

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ApexRMS welcomes four new members to our Team

By Leonardo Frid | October 27, 2020

We are very excited to welcome four new members to our team of scientists and software developers: Caroline Tucker is a Quantitative Ecologist and was…

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Forecasting future water demand for the California Central Coast

By Leonardo Frid | September 22, 2020

A recent study in the journal Land published by scientists at the US Geological Survey and the University of California, Santa Cruz used ST-Sim to forecast…

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Short term COVID-19 Modeling Post Doc/Grad position

By Leonardo Frid | August 27, 2020

The BC COVID-19 team of modelers is looking for a post-doctoral fellow or senior graduate student to conduct modeling work related to forecasting and scenario building. The…

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ST-Sim Version 1.3 (BETA) is now available for download

By Leonardo Frid | June 17, 2013

A beta version of ST-Sim version 1.3 is now available for download at http://www.apexrms.com/projects/stsm. Some key features included in this version: The ability to specify probability…

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Online documentation for SyncroSim and ST-Sim is now available

By Leonardo Frid | June 17, 2013

The online documentation for SyncroSim and ST-Sim is now available at www.syncrosim.com. This Wiki includes a tutorial on getting started with ST-Sim, a reference guide…

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Demonstration of new spatial functionality in ST-Sim now available online

By Leonardo Frid | February 18, 2013

A 40-minute online demonstration of the spatial functionality in the new ST-Sim state-and-transition simulation modeling framework, hosted by Jim Smith of The Nature Conservancy and…

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State-and-transition simulation modeling publication released

By Leonardo Frid | February 15, 2013

The proceedings of the First Landscape State-and-Transition Simulation Modeling Conference are now available for free download as a U.S. Forest Service General Technical Report. This…

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ST-Sim State-and-Transition Simulation Model Framework Version 1 Released

By Leonardo Frid | February 2, 2013

DOWNLOAD THE LATEST VERSION OF ST-Sim The latest version of ST-Sim, our new State-and-Transition Simulation Model Framework, is now available for free download.  Some key features…

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LANDFIRE Model Tracker Databases Released

By Tom Roe | October 16, 2012

The LANDFIRE program just released its Model Tracker Databases (MTDBs) which are MS Access files that contain documentation for more than 1,200 state-and-transition models representing…

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Path version 4.2 (BETA) is now available for download

By Tom Roe | October 2, 2012

A beta version 4.2 of the Path Landscape Model is now available for free download at www.apexrms.com/path. Some of the key features added in this…

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Path update (version 4.0.10) now available

By Tom Roe | February 3, 2012

A small update (version 4.0.10) of the Path Landscape Model Framework is now available for free download at www.apexrms.com/path. This update fixes a bug in…

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Path version 4 now available

By Tom Roe | January 31, 2012

  Version 4 of the Path Landscape Model is now available for free download at www.apexrms.com/path. This latest version marks another major milestone in the…

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Path version 4 (beta) now available

By Tom Roe | January 17, 2012

Version 4 (beta) of the Path Landscape Model Framework is now available for free download at www.apexrms.com/path. This latest version marks another major milestone in…

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