Annual Fire Atlases

Below are links to: 1) annual fire atlases with a year-end fire summary, 2) burn area maps for specific areas of the parks and 3) links to maps and information about currently active fires in the parks. Most maps are in JPG or Acrobat PDF format. If you need the free Acrobat viewer, you can download it here.

A database of GIS data on the park's fire history is also available.

Fire Atlases:

These maps and accompanying text show prescribed natural fires, suppressed lightning fires, human-caused wildfires, and planned and completed prescribed burns in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. A bar plot summarizing area burned annually with the Parks since 1968 when our prescribed fire program began is shown below.

 
1968-2015 Annual Acres Burned Chart

2015 (668 kb pdf)
2014
(612 kb pdf)
2013 (590 kb pdf)
2012 (411 kb pdf)
2011 (260 kb pdf)
2010 (253 kb pdf)
2009 (542 kb pdf)
2008 (577 kb pdf)
2007 (542 kb pdf)
2006 (505 kb pdf)
2005 (616 kb pdf)
2004 (411 kb pdf)
2003 (340 kb pdf)
2002 (150 kb pdf)
2001 (217 kb pdf)
2000 (192 kb pdf)
1999 (203 kb pdf)
1998 (274 kb pdf)
1997 (154 kb pdf)
1996 (216 kb pdf)
1995 (62 kb pdf)

Last updated: January 10, 2016

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