Fire Program Statistics

Fire Program Statistics

2009 Wildfires by Cause

Cause
# Fires
FWS Acres
Other Acres
Total Acres
Natural 122 548,760.9 314,974.0 863,734.9
Debris/Vegetation Burn 70 7,619.0 2,558.8 10,177.9
Equipment Use 23 186.6   186.6
Exceeded Rx (prescription) 4 4,097.0   4,097.0
Icendiary 43 1,446.0   1,446.0
Misuse of Fire 10 22.2 25.0 47.2
Open or Outdoor Fire 18 49.7   49.7
Smoking 5 8.5   8.5
Other Causes 16 198.4 9.0 207.4
Structure 1 1.0   1.0
Undetermined 74 7,895.1 122.2 8,017.3
Total
386 570,284.4 317,689.0 887,973.4

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Last Updated: 03/18/2010