Us wildfire map 2018. On the fire weather avalanche center wildfire map. The number of acres burned and the total number of fires decreased in 2018 from 2017 while the number of wildfires and the total acres burned both declined in 2018 the average size continued to. Interactive wildfire forest fire and lightning map for california oregon idaho and the western us. And we are tracking the location of the wildfires around the province.
Wildfires have burned close to 400000 hectares of british columbia so far this year making 2018 the fourth largest fire season since 1950 data from the bc wildfire service shows. An online map showing the intensity and direction of wildfire smoke will be handy for albertans this summer according a meteorologist with environment and climate change canada. It is also the deadliest wildfire in the united states since the cloquet fire in 1918 and is high on the list of the worlds deadliest wildfires. The camp fire was the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in california history to date.
Wildfire service 1250383 hectares have burned across the province since. This years wildfire season is the worst on record in terms of hectares burned. The wildfire hazard potential whp map is a raster geospatial product produced by the usda forest service fire modeling institute that can help to inform evaluations of wildfire risk or prioritization of fuels management needs across very large landscapes millions of acres. It is the sixth deadliest us.
The wildfire season has kicked off in bc. According to the bc. Wildfire hazard potential for the conterminous united states.