BC Wildfire Fire Incidents - Historical - Internal

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Published by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development - BC Wildfire Service
Licensed under Access Only

This dataset contains historic wildfire incident point locations for all fire seasons before the current season. This data is supplied through various sources and is not to be used for legal purposes. This data includes all incidents tracked by the BC Wildfire Service, i.e. actual fires, suspected fires, nuisance fires, smoke chases, etc. On April 1 of each year this layer is updated with the previous fire season's data.

This data is sourced internally from the BC Wildfire Service and is not available for download at this time. For publicly available data please see http://catalogue.data.gov.bc.ca/dataset/fire-incident-locations-historical.

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 48.0° to 60.0°
Longitude: -139.5° to -113.5°

Additional Information

Purpose

This historical wildfire incident point data can be used for visual or analytical purposes. This data is not to be used for legal purposes.

Lineage Statement

Data sourced from SDE.FMLOADER.IN_HISTORICAL_INCIDENT_PNTS_SVW.

Contact Information

NameDevona Hay (pointOfContact)
EmailBCWILDFIREGEO@gov.bc.ca
OrganizationMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
Sub-OrganizationBC Wildfire Service

Access & Security

Who can view this dataset? Government
Who can download this dataset?Named users

Metadata Information

Record Published 2011-03-09
Record Last Modified 2019-08-01
Resource Status onGoing