FIRESTAT Fire Occurrence - Yearly Update (Feature Layer)

Metadata Updated: January 6, 2021

The FIRESTAT (Fire Statistics System) Fire Occurrence point layer represents ignition points, or points of origin, from which individual wildland fires started on National Forest System lands. The source is the FIRESTAT database, which contains records of fire occurrence, related fire behavior conditions, and the suppression actions taken by management taken from the Individual Wildland Fire Report. This publicly available dataset is updated annually for all years previous to January 1 on or after February 16th.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: See this page for license information.

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Metadata Created Date December 3, 2020
Metadata Updated Date January 6, 2021

Metadata Source

Harvested from USDA JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date December 3, 2020
Metadata Updated Date January 6, 2021
Publisher U.S. Forest Service
Unique Identifier Unknown
Data First Published 2019-07-17
Data Last Modified 2020-01-23
Category geospatial, ignition points, FIRESTAT, wildfire, fire occurrence
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 005:96
Metadata Context
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Catalog Describedby
Homepage URL
Metadata Type geospatial
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Program Code 005:059
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Source Schema Version 1.1
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