1998 Fire Season Statistics

Fire Activity by Protection Agency

STATE PROTECTION# of FiresAcres
Delta26187.4
Fairbanks145141.2
Haines1087.0
Kenai-Kodiak3319.3
Mat-Su7752.9
Southwest622,085.7
Tok2041,128.4
Valdez-Copper R.216.5
Total33863,708.4

FEDERAL PROTECTION# FiresAcres
US Forest Service35124.8
BLM-Galena Zone7179.3
BLM-Tanana Zone2455,812.2
BLM-Upper Yukon Zone9927.1
Total7557,043.4

STATEWIDE TOTALSFires: 412Acres: 120,751.8

Fire Activity by Landowner

LANDOWNER# of FiresAcres
Borough/City3692.1
Bureau of Indian Affairs2.2
Bureau of Land Mgt.141,613.6
Fish & Wildlife Service850.3
Forest Service171.9
Military1055,083.2
National Park Service322.0
Native Claims Act Lands26692.6
Private232129.3
State6563,066.6
Total413120,751.8