ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020

Number of Incidence of Forest Fire (2013-2017)

 

Number of Incidence of Forest Fire (2013-2017)
 
 
 
State
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
 
Andaman & Nicobar Island
9
96
1
24
8
Andhra Pradesh
2,143
2,458
1,075
1,699
1,877
Arunachal Pradesh
501
535
358
293
733
Assam
1,608
2,536
1,656
1,766
1,887
Bihar
273
140
45
321
272
Chandigarh
0
0
0
0
1
Chhattisgarh
1,530
1,018
1,272
2,808
4,373
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
3
1
0
0
0
Daman & Diu
0
0
0
0
0
Delhi
0
0
0
2
5
Goa
4
3
0
10
32
Gujarat
179
74
117
262
574
Haryana
5
5
6
43
185
Himachal Pradesh
34
32
22
199
170
Jammu & Kashmir
23
74
13
217
113
Jharkhand
554
202
457
740
1133
Karnataka
606
424
295
831
1333
Kerala
98
114
91
165
456
Lakshadweep
0
0
0
0
0
Madhya Pradesh
753
534
294
2,675
4,781
Maharashtra
1,433
702
721
1,874
3,487
Manipur
1,303
1,774
1,286
1,105
1,094
Meghalaya
804
1,123
1,373
966
1,454
Mizoram
2,259
2,189
2,468
1,318
1,587
Nagaland
846
886
722
678
930
Orissa
2,221
1,904
1,467
2,763
4,416
Pondicherry
0
0
0
0
9
Punjab
36
20
7
45
320
Rajasthan
75
53
90
66
260
Sikkim
0
0
3
0
8
Tamil Nadu
89
284
95
113
301
Telangana
-
-
1,052
1,154
1,748
Tripura
588
1,160
476
346
431
Uttar Pradesh
237
218
130
691
1,170
Uttarakhand
119
379
207
1,501
376
West Bengal
118
116
138
142
364
Total
18,451
19,054
15,937
24,817
35,888
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                  
 
 
 
 
 
 

Source: Central Statistics Office, Government of India. EnviStats India 2018.