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Table 1 Number of wildland fire use fires and area burned by those fires for the five land management agencies, 1998–2006.

From: The History and Evolution of Wildland Fire Use

Year Bureau of Indian Affairs Bureau of Land Management Forest Service
  fires ha ac fires ha ac fires ha ac
1998 4 3 8 25 0 0 255 19,600 48,432
1999 2 0 1 43 542 1,339 195 13,715 33,891
2000 0 0 0 0 0 0 60 15,333 37,889
2001 3 0 0 56 4,165 10,293 143 25,318 62,562
2002 0 0 0 26 3,706 9,158 269 16,177 39,974
2003 10 17 42 32 669 1,652 193 105,555 260,831
2004 0 0 0 45 2,912 7,195 196 13,532 33,437
2005 1 1,489 3,680 78 1,045 2,582 279 116,954 288,999
2006 1 42 105 12 1,225 3,026 264 58,354 144,196
Total 21 1,552 3,836 317 14,263 35,245 1,854 384,538 950,211
Average 2 172 426 35 1,585 3,916 206 42,726 105,579
Year Fish and Wildlife Service National Park Service Total
  fires ha ac fires ha ac fires ha ac
1998 0 0 0 73 5,059 12,501 357 24,662 60,941
1999 0 0 0 94 16,365 40,439 334 30,623 75,670
2000 0 0 0 22 622 1,538 82 15,956 39,427
2001 1 19 48 70 8,394 20,743 273 37,897 93,646
2002 0 0 0 111 3,291 8,131 406 23,174 57,263
2003 1 17,321 42,800 106 10,363 25,608 342 133,924 330,933
2004 3 119 295 65 32,946 81,410 309 49,508 122,337
2005 2 11,018 27,225 74 66,427 164,145 434 196,933 486,631
2006 2 124 307 79 7,046 17,412 358 66,792 165,046
Total 9 28,601 70,675 694 150,514 371,927 2,895 579,469 1,431,894
Average 1 3,178 7,853 77 16,724 41,325 322 115,894 286,379