Forest fires 1998-2002, based on satellite observations

Figure Created 12 Nov 2009 Published 12 Nov 2009 Last modified 29 Nov 2012
Note: This map is based on satellite observations of all types of fires, with non-forest fires filtered out as far as possible



Additional information

Due to inconsistency between data sources, some of the fires shown may not be forest fires. The share of fires by biogeographical region has been calculated only for the territory of EEA member countries.

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