U.S. WILDLAND FIRES | By Acres | August 22, 2015

 Fires seem to not only be in the great Pacific Northwest but all over the West Coast and throughout the rest of the United States. Here is a snapshot of fires burning throughout our Nation.

200,000+ Acres

  • Soda Fire [ID] – 283,686
  • Okanagon Complex [WA] – 227,206

125,000+ Acres

  • North Star Fire [WA] – 126,522

100,000+ Acres

  • Cornet-Windy Ridge Fire [OR] – 103,887

75,000+ Acres

  • Chelan Complex [WA] – 86,412

50,000+ Acres

  • Canyon Creek Complex [OR] – 67,456
  • County Line 2 Fire [OR] – 65,155
  • Grizzly Bear Complex [OR] – 59,150
  • Kettle Complex [WA] – 54,873
  • River Complex [CA] – 50,065

40,000+ Acres

  • Rough Fire [CA] – 47,079
  • Wolverine Fire [WA] – 45,929
  • Clearwater Complex [ID] – 45,243
  • Lawyer Complex [ID] – 45,243

30,000+ Acres

  • Fork Complex [CA] – 36,494
  • Route Complex [CA] – 34,963
  • Mad River Complex [CA] – 32,706

20,000+ Acres

  • Carpenter Road Fire [WA] – 29,551
  • Stouts Creek [OR] – 25,324
  • Cougar Creek [WA] – 25,000
  • South Complex [CA] – 24,089
  • Eldorado Fire [OR] – 20,601

10,000+ Acres

  • Bear Creek Fires [MT] – 18,000
  • Gasquet Complex [CA] – 15,216
  • Motorway Complex [ID] – 15,116
  • Thompson-Divide Complex [MT] – 14,702
  • Clark Fork Complex [ID] – 12,009
  • Tepee Springs [ID] – 10,170

5,000+ Acres

  • Tower Fire [ID] – 9906
  • Collier Butte Fire [OR] – 9400
  • National Creek Complex [CA] – 9294
  • Wash [ID] – 7050
  • Cabin Fire [CA] – 6945
  • Eagle Complex [OR] – 6540

2500+ Acres

  • Cuesta Fire [CA] – 3500
  • NE Kootenai Complex [MT] – 3300
  • Woodrat Fire [ID] – 2806

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