Fire Disturbance Area

A Fire Disturbance Area represents the mapped exterior perimeter of a forest fire. Mapping is derived from a variety of sources, such as GPS points and digitized paper maps. Prior to 1998, only fires greater than 200 hectares were mapped. Since 1998, fires greater than 40 hectares have been mapped. If adequate mapping exists for fires less than 40 hectares in size, they will be included in this data class.

The Forest Fire Info Map shows active fires, current fire danger and restricted fire zones in place due to high fire danger.

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Ontario's Open Data Team opengov@ontario.ca

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Covers 1960-04-01 - 2019-04-01

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Geographic coverage Ontario
Geography Breakdown None
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Maintainer branch Aviation, Forest Fire and Emergency Services
Last Validated Date 2020-03-31
Update frequency Yearly
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