Description: CAL FIRE, USDA Forest Service Region 5, BLM, NPS, USFWS, Contract Counties and other agencies jointly maintain a comprehensive fire perimeter GIS layer for public and private lands throughout the state. The data covers fires back to 1878. For the National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, and US Forest Service, fires of 10 acres and greater are reported. For CAL FIRE, timber fires greater than 10 acres, brush fires fires greater than 50 acres, grass fires greater than 300 acres, and fires that destroy three or more residential dwellings or commercial structures are reported.
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Copyright Text: CAL FIRE recognizes the various partners that have contributed to this dataset, including USDA Forest Service Region 5, BLM, National Park Service, USFWS and numerous local agencies.