Skip to main content
USGS - science for a changing world

Fire Perimeters (2000-2009)

Dates

Publication Date

Summary

The Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination Group, or GeoMAC, is an internet-based mapping tool originally designed for fire managers to access online maps of current fire locations and perimeters in the conterminous 48 states and Alaska. Perimeters are submitted to GeoMAC by field offices and then posted to an FTP site for downloading. This file contains fire perimeters submitted from the year 2001 to 2009. The projection is geographic and the datum is NAD83. Last updated in November, 2010.

Attached Files

Click on title to download individual files attached to this item.

Shapefile: Historical_FirePerimeters.zip
Historical_FirePerimeters.shp 60.61 MB
Historical_FirePerimeters.dbf 753.57 KB
Historical_FirePerimeters.shx 43.14 KB
Historical_FirePerimeters.prj 145 Bytes
Historical_FirePerimeters.shp.xml
Potential Metadata Source

View
124.14 KB
Historical_FirePerimeters.sbn 51.25 KB
Historical_FirePerimeters.sbx 1.58 KB

Purpose

DISCLAIMER: Fire perimeters are submitted to GeoMAC by field offices and then posted on the FTP site for downloading. While every effort is made to provide accurate and complete information there may be gaps in daily coverage. Please Note: Files only contain perimeter data as they are submitted by field offices. Files do not contain all fires. This data is not the authoritative fire perimeter data and should not be used as such.

Map

Spatial Services

ScienceBase WMS

ScienceBase WFS

Communities

  • USGS Multi-Hazards Demonstration Project

Tags

Provenance

<p> Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination Group (GeoMac)</p>

Additional Information

Alternate Titles

  • Historical_FirePerimeters

Shapefile Extension

boundingBox
minY25.43944373000005
maxY69.48274273400006
minX-178.8414556889999
maxX-76.22623150099992
nameHistorical_FirePerimeters
files
nameHistorical_FirePerimeters.shp
contentTypex-gis/x-shapefile
pathOnDisk5f/85/a1/5f85a168438aed5876d0c0789be44f6381a3f2ab
nameHistorical_FirePerimeters.dbf
contentTypeapplication/octet-stream
pathOnDisk4a/ec/a6/4aeca64779887d2d590b9d468ee213a5b9706b99
nameHistorical_FirePerimeters.shx
contentTypex-gis/x-shapefile
pathOnDisk90/c8/50/90c850142072e7988af481e19712836c91dc6d0a
nameHistorical_FirePerimeters.prj
contentTypetext/plain
contentEncodingISO-8859-1
pathOnDisk40/48/36/40483601065ed9887c4a47d6a89b0244dd61dfd6
nameHistorical_FirePerimeters.shp.xml
contentTypeapplication/fgdc+xml
pathOnDiske9/dc/f8/e9dcf853ae12df7ccbfd807b804654348d28e8d6
nameHistorical_FirePerimeters.sbn
contentTypex-gis/x-shapefile
pathOnDiskcc/34/da/cc34da2c07f98c7a076c5208c978b080381f084e
nameHistorical_FirePerimeters.sbx
contentTypex-gis/x-shapefile
pathOnDisk4a/c4/a4/4ac4a4bc609c4aba656bcf3feb93b64ee3096ca4
nativeCrsEPSG:4326
geometryTypeMultiPolygon

Item Actions

View Item as ...

Save Item as ...

View Item...