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Table 2 Area burned by fire size and forest type.

From: Trends in Wildfire Severity: 1984 to 2010 in the Sierra Nevada, Modoc Plateau, and Southern Cascades, California, USA

Fire size (ha) Forest type Unchanged + low (ha) Moderate (ha) High(ha) Total*(ha) Unchanged + low (%) Moderate (%) High (%)
<400 yellow pine-mixed conifer 4 754 2 024 1 483 8 261 57.5 24.5 18.0
  red fir 1 870 546 201 2 617 71.5 20.8 7.7
>400 yellow pine-mixed conifer 95 309 80 291 88 615 264 255 36.1 30.4 33.5
  red fir 25 798 9 856 7 403 43 060 59.9 22.9 17.2
Total   127732 92 717 97 702 318 192 40.1 29.1 30.7
  1. * Includes area that could not be mapped (degree of severity was not assessed).