USDA Forest Service
 

Pacific Southwest Region

Selected Fires from 2005

Explanatory Notes


Fires Over 1,000 acres on National Forests in California in 2005
Selection Fire Name Forest Total Acres Notes
Not SelectedWOOLEY 3,224Marble Mtn Wildernes
Not SelectedBLAISDELL 2,590San Jacinto Wildernes
SelectedHARDINGTahoe1,469conduct assessment
Not SelectedCRAG 1,185South Sierra Wildernes
Not SelectedDEER 1,167Snow Mtn Wildernes
Not SelectedCOMB 1,075Monarch Wildernes

Table Key
Code Meaning
Selected Most of the acreage burned in a given year is explained by fires larger than 1,000 acres. Fires were selected for analysis if more than 1,000 acres of forestland outside wilderness burned.
Not Selected These fire were not analyzed because less than 1,000 acres of forestland outside wilderness burned.


Harding Fire 2005 (This was the only fire in 2005 that we assessed)

Pie chart displaying post fire conditions from 2005 fire, Harding.  Deforested: Wilderness, etc. 0 acres or 0 percent.  Deforested: Not Wilderness, etc. 892 acres or 76 percent.  Forested: Not wilderness, etc. 286 acres or 24 percent.  Forested: wilderness, etc. 0 acres or 0 percent.


Summary of Vegetation Conditions after the Harding Fire on the Harding National Forest (acres)
Vegetation Type treatments NOT permitted treatments permitted treatments permitted Total Within Fire Perimeter
Deforested Condition Forested Condition Deforested Condition Forested Condition Deforested Condition Forested Condition
Steep Ground
( > 30 % Slope)
Flat Ground
( < 30 % Slope)
alpine             0
fir types             0
pine types     420 94 221 88 824
Douglas-fir             0
mixed conifer types     161 36 90 68 355
closed cone conifers             0
coastal conifer/cypress             0
pj             0
hardwood             0
Sub Total 0 0 581 130 312 156 1,178
shrub/non-forest 289
other ownership 824
Total 2,291

Fire boundary shown with areas of forested, deforested, and not forested forestland.

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