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    Yellowstone

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2008 Fire Report

ID Name Cause Start Status Size
0808 Crevice human 12/01/08 out 12/03 0.1 ac
0807 Ash human 9/28/08 out 10/10 9.7 ac
0806 Outlet human 9/22/08 out 10/10 9.6 ac
0805 No Name human 8/11/08 out 8/11 0.1 ac
0804 RV human (RV) 8/05/08 out 8/05 0.1 ac
0803 LeHardy powerline 7/30/08 out 10/10 10,361 ac
0802 Aster lightning 6/26/08 WFU out 7/17 0.1 ac
0801 Elephant Back human 6/13/08 out 6/13 0.1 ac

Did You Know?

Fire in Yellowstone Pineland in 1988

The 1988 fires affected 793,880 acres or 36 percent of the park. Five fires burned into the park that year from adjacent public lands. The largest, the North Fork Fire, started from a discarded cigarette. It burned more than 410,000 acres.