Fire Program Statistics

Fire Program Statistics

2009 Wildfires by State

State
# Fires
FWS Acres
Other Acres
Total Acres
Alabama 4 10.4   10.4
*Alaska 41 517,403.1 284,172.0 801,575.1
Arizona 8 2,818.5   2,818.5
California 24 32.2   32.2
Colorado 1 0.1   0.1
Florida 26 2,448.5 28,575.1 31,023.6
Georgia 3 393.5   393.5
Idaho 3 226.1   226.1
Illinois 6 36.5   36.5
Iowa 5 133.6   133.6
Kansas 16 291.1 2,131.2 2,422.3
Louisiana 17 16,270.0 86.0 16,356.0
Maine 1 0.1   0.1
Maryland 3 25.2   25.2
Michigan 1 1.0   1.0
Minnesota 18 396.7 172.0 568.7
Mississippi 8 244.9 62.0 306.9
Missouri 3 26.0   26.0
Montana 16 225.5 20.0 245.5
Nevada 12 167.1   167.1
New Jersey 5 0.7   0.7
New Mexico 11 7,854.7   7,854.7
North Carolina 6 892.1   892.1
North Dakota 13 624.3 25.0 649.3
Oklahoma 21 1,431.6   1,431.6
Oregon 2 1.1   1.1
Puerto Rico 6 31.0 3.0 34.0
South Carolina 4 133.1   133.1
South Dakota 4 2.6   2.6
Texas 66 17,367.4 2,356.0 19,723.4
Utah 2 0.2   0.2
Washington 21 705.0 86.7 791.7
Wisconsin 7 90.3   90.3
Wyoming 2 0.2   0.2
Total
386 570,284.4 317,698.0 887,973.4

* Fire use fires have been added to Alaska totals. 31 use fires for 517,332.7 acres
Natural outs have been included for all regions.

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Last Updated: 03/19/2010