BC Wildfire Fire Zones

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Published by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development - BC Wildfire Service
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Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, BC Wildfire Service Fire Zone jurisdictional boundaries

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

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

Additional Information


To determine the locations of Fire Zones

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Contact Information

NameDevona Hay (pointOfContact)
OrganizationMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
Sub-OrganizationBC Wildfire Service

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Who can view this dataset? Public
Who can download this dataset?Public

Metadata Information

Record Published 2014-12-15
Record Last Modified 2020-11-03
Resource Status completed

Object Description



Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
MOF_FIRE_ZONE_ID MFFRZND NUMBER 38 MOF FIRE ZONE ID is a surrogate primary key uiniquely identifying a MOF FIRE ZONE POLY record.
MOF_FIRE_CENTRE_NAME MFFRCNTRNM VARCHAR2 75 MOF FIRE CENTER NAME is the anme of the fire center that a fire zone is within.
MOF_FIRE_ZONE_NAME MFFRZNNM VARCHAR2 75 MOF FIRE ZONE NAME is the name of the Ministry of Forest Probection Branch Fire Zone.
HEADQUARTERS_CITY_NAME HDQRTRSCTN VARCHAR2 75 HEADQUARTERS CITY NAME is the name of the city in which the MOF FIRE ZONE headquarters is located.
GEOMETRY GEOMETRY SDO_GEOMETRY 1 GEOMETRY is the column used to reference the spatial coordinates defining the feature.
OBJECTID OBJECTID NUMBER 38 OBJECTID is a required attribute of feature classes and object classes in a geodatabase.
SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA BLOB 4000 SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA is a binary column used by spatial tools to store annotation, curve features and CAD data when using the SDO_GEOMETRY storage data type.
FEATURE_AREA_SQM AREA_SQM NUMBER 19 FEATURE_AREA_SQM is the system calculated area of a two-dimensional polygon in square meters
FEATURE_LENGTH_M FEAT_LEN NUMBER 19 FEATURE_LENGTH_M is the system calculated length or perimeter of a geometry in meters