Forest Fires, 2015
Number of fires Area burned (hectares)
Intensive Limited Total Intensive Limited Total
Canada 6 784 e 357 e 7 140 e 3 653 770 e 207 877 e 3 861 647 e
Newfoundland and Labrador 113 15 128 854 3 104 3 958
Prince Edward Island 5 ... 5 3 ... 3
Nova Scotia 247 ... 247 516 ... 516
New Brunswick 221 ... 221 262 ... 262
Quebec 365 19 384 400 4 980 3 380
Ontario 534 134 668 2 560 36 750 39 310
Manitoba 367 92 459 42 128 25 977 68 105
Saskatchewan 720 ... 720 1 721 912 ... 1 721 912
Alberta 1 898 p ... 1 898 p 466 330 p ... 466 330 p
British Columbia 1 858 ... 1 858 280 738 ... 280 738
Yukon 88 e 97 e 185 e 32 777 e 137 066 e 169 843 e
Northwest Territories 245 ... 245 646 955 ... 646 955
Nunavut .. .. .. .. .. ..
Parks Canada 122 .. 122 458 335 .. 458 335
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Figures not appropriate or not applicable
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Figures not available
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Amount too small to be expressed
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Nil or zero
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Preliminary figures
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Revised figures
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Estimated by provincial or territorial forestry agency
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Estimated by the Canadian Forest Service or by Statistics Canada

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Related links

Fire, Natural Resources Canada
National Wildland Fire Situation Report
Canadian Wildland Fire Information System