Wildfire map montana. Cal fire fire apparatus engineer cory iverson of the san diegosan diego county fire. 2016 igniting innovation showcase and awards by act iac montana business navigator. Welcome to montana department of natural resources and conservation. The dnrcs mission is to help to ensure that montanas land and water resources provide benefits for present and future generations.
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. We have sent an email to the address you provided. A wildfire or wildland fire is a fire in an area of combustible vegetation occurring in rural areas. Map of the west side of the thomas fire.
Below are some of the most devastating firesfema region viii wildfire timeline. The red line was the perimeter on december 23 2017. Wildfires can affect montanas landscape air quality wildlife agriculture tourism and recreation. Over the years wildfires have caused significant damage across these states.
High risk of flooding after historic wildfire season as communities recover from devastating wildfires residents living in both affected and surrounding areas face higher risk of flooding. Depending on the type of vegetation present a wildfire can also be classified more specifically as a brush fire bushfire desert fire forest fire grass fire hill fire peat fire vegetation fire or veld fire. 2016 statescoop 50 award scoop montana business navigator. Please click the link in the email to confirm your email address.