Monitoring Trends in Burn Severity Fire Occurrence Locations (Feature Layer)

Metadata Updated: January 6, 2021

The Monitoring Trends in Burn Severity MTBS project assesses the frequency, extent, and magnitude (size and severity) of all large wildland fires (includes wildfire, wildland fire use, and prescribed fire) in the conterminous United States (CONUS), Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico for the period of 1984 through 2017. All fires reported as greater than 1,000 acres in the western U.S. and greater than 500 acres in the eastern U.S. are mapped across all ownerships. MTBS produces a series of geospatial and tabular data for analysis at a range of spatial, temporal, and thematic scales and are intended to meet a variety of information needs that require consistent data about fire effects through space and time. This map layer is a vector point of the location of all currently inventoried and mappable fires occurring between calendar year 1984 and 2017 for the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico. The point location represents the geographic centroid for the _BURN_AREA_BOUNDARY polygon(s) associated with each fire. Metadata

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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
Maintainer
Identifier https://data-usfs.hub.arcgis.com/datasets/81284bfaf86a4fa2a7d49c74424ffe1e_62
Data First Published 2017-05-04
Data Last Modified 2020-06-11
Category geospatial
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 005:96
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Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Homepage URL https://data-usfs.hub.arcgis.com/datasets/81284bfaf86a4fa2a7d49c74424ffe1e_62
License https://data-usfs.hub.arcgis.com/datasets/81284bfaf86a4fa2a7d49c74424ffe1e_62/license.json
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial -165.881,17.957,-65.35,70.139
Program Code 005:059
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash fd465be7ebb2ffad6332329a60235a9bc9903afc
Source Schema Version 1.1
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