WILDFIRES BY STATE, 2011
  Number of fires Number of acres burned
Alaska 515 293,018
Alabama 3,073 71,311
Arkansas 2,627 54,032
Arizona 1,988 1,016,428
California 7,989 126,854
Colorado 1,286 161,167
Connecticut 196 244
Delaware (1) (1)
Florida 5,102 299,991
Georgia 8,387 149,222
Hawaii 3 2,178
Iowa 561 2,145
Idaho 1,094 384,103
Illinois 62 2,019
Indiana 27 530
Kansas 99 111,128
Kentucky 1,040 24,961
Louisiana 3,079 52,763
Massachusetts 1,116 545
Maryland 131 8,310
Maine 308 116
Michigan 322 1,865
Minnesota 1,238 135,650
Missouri 2,732 55,395
Mississippi 2,341 42,036
Montana 1,335 168,010
North Carolina 5,279 119,482
North Dakota 353 2,862
Nebraska 80 29,643
New Hampshire 139 48
New Jersey 708 794
New Mexico 1,875 1,286,487
Nevada 817 424,170
New York 47 232
Ohio 246 1,203
Oklahoma 2,486 293,381
Oregon 1,151 285,712
Pennsylvania 204 636
Rhode Island 30 27
South Carolina 2,703 16,141
South Dakota 1,248 97,230
Tennessee 1,170 13,812
Texas 3,470 2,722,623
Utah 1,102 62,783
Virginia 831 20,114
Vermont 11 14
Washington 993 17,480
Wisconsin 735 719
West Virginia 342 2,680
Wyoming 680 135,878
     
Total United States 74,126 8,711,367

(1) Delaware had no wildfires in 2011.

Source: National Interagency Coordination Center.