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Map: Wildfires in Colorado and the United States

The map shows all active wildfires in the United States in 2022

Click markers for details, use buttons to change what wildfires are shown. Map data is automatically updated by government agencies and could lag real-time events. Incident types are numbered 1-5 — a type 1 incident is a large, complex wildfire affecting people and critical infrastructure, a type 5 incident is a small wildfire with few personnel involved. Find more information about incident types at the bottom of this page.

More information

• The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control has information about wildfires in the state, as well as shelter and road closure information

• The Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has information on fire bans and fire danger

• Denver Post stories on Colorado wildfires

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