Archival records of fire history, 1910-1977, central western Cascades, Oregon

  • Creator(s): Constance J. Burke, Frederick J. Swanson
  • PI(s): Frederick J. Swanson
  • Originator(s): Constance J. Burke
  • Other researcher(s):
  • Dates of data preparation: Jan 1 1979 - Dec 31 1979
  • Data collection status: Study collection is completed and no new collection is planned
  • Data access: Online
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  • Last update: Jun 16 2016 (Version 8)
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Burke, C.; Swanson, F. 2016. Archival records of fire history, 1910-1977, central western Cascades, Oregon. Long-Term Ecological Research. Forest Science Data Bank, Corvallis, OR. [Database]. Available: Accessed 2024-07-15.
Data were provided by the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest research program, funded by the National Science Foundation's Long-Term Ecological Research Program (DEB 2025755), US Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, and Oregon State University.
While substantial efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of data and documentation, complete accuracy of data sets cannot be guaranteed. All data are made available "as is". The Andrews LTER shall not be liable for damages resulting from any use or misinterpretation of data sets.
Historical wild fire records for the central western Cascades of Oregon are summarized here for the period from 1910 to 1977. Data records are obtained and summarized from historical statistical reports that were generated by the U.S. Forest Service and exist in various forms including fire maps, summary tables, and individual fire reports. The location, cause of the fire, its size class, and the source of information regarding each fire are included.

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 Burke, Constance J. 1979, Historic fires in the central western Cascades, Oregon (Pub. No: 567)