1996 Fire Season Statistics

Fire Activity by Protection Agency

STATE PROTECTION# of FiresAcres
Delta242,092.8
Fairbanks167382.7
Haines72.7
Kenai-Kodiak10128,219.7
Mat-Su18637,781.0
Southwest236,202.1
Tok296,887.0
Valdez-Copper R.28168.4
Total56581,736.8

FEDERAL PROTECTION# FiresAcres
US Forest Service51167.5
BLM-Galena Zone216,129.6
BLM-Tanana Zone36200,596.9
BLM-Upper Yukon Zone51310,636.3
Total159517,530.3

STATEWIDE TOTALSFires: 724Acres: 599,267.1

Fire Activity by Landowner

LANDOWNER# of FiresAcres
Borough/City398.2
Bureau of Indian Affairs816.0
Bureau of Land Mgt.3998,901.7
Fish & Wildlife Service36139,193.5
Forest Service31103.3
Military882,973.0
National Park Service54,358.5
Native Claims Act Lands6692,041.4
Private36140,198.8
State131141,472.7
Total724599,267.1