US Wildland Fire Update

Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: National Interagency Fire Center
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: US Wildland Fire Update
Edition:
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: Table
Series_Information:
Series_Name:
Issue_Identification:
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Boise, ID, USA
Publisher: NIFC
Other_Citation_Details:
Online_Linkage: http://www.nifc.gov/fire_info.html
Description:
Abstract:
This data set provides users with daily wild land fire updates for the United States. Statistical measurements used in this data set include number of new large fires, number of active large fires, acres from active fires, and fires contained. Year to data fire statistics are also provided. State by state detailed descriptions of wildland fire status are also included in this data set.
Purpose:
Not Available
Supplemental_Information:
Not Available
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -170.0
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -65.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 75.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 15.0
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: DATA SET LANGUAGE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > AGRICULTURE > FOREST SCIENCE > FOREST FIRE SCIENCE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > AGRICULTURE > FOREST SCIENCE > FOREST MANAGEMENT
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > DROUGHT
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS > DESERTS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS > FORESTS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS > SHRUBLAND/SCRUB
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > HUMAN DIMENSIONS > NATURAL HAZARDS > WILDFIRES
Theme_Keyword: United States
Theme_Keyword: Forest Fire
Theme_Keyword: Wild Fire
Theme_Keyword: Fire
Theme_Keyword: Current Fires
Theme_Keyword: Drought
Theme_Keyword: Nifc
Theme_Keyword: FARMING
Theme_Keyword: BIOTA
Theme_Keyword: CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Theme_Keyword: ECONOMY
Theme_Keyword: ENVIRONMENT
Theme_Keyword: ENGLISH
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CENTRAL AMERICA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
Public Use
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Not Available
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Not Available
Completeness_Report:
Not Available
Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: DOI/BLM/OFA/NIFC > National Interagency Fire Center, Office of Fire and Aviation. Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior
Contact_Person: NIFC COMMENTS
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: External Affairs Office
Address: 3833 S. Development Ave.
City: Boise
State_or_Province: Idaho
Postal_Code: 83705
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 208-387-5457
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 208-387-5386
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: NIFC_Comments@nifc.blm.gov
Resource_Description: US_wildland_fireupdate
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.nifc.gov/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.nifc.gov/fire_info.html
Access_Instructions:
This web page has listing of additional information on US fires including drought watch maps and satellite images of US wildfires.
Fees: No Fee
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20020620
Metadata_Review_Date: 20080201
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: TYLER B. STEVENS
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Address: Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
State_or_Province: MD
Postal_Code: 20771
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (301) 614-6898
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 301-614-5268
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: Tyler.B.Stevens@nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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