Fires (Global - Annual - FAOSTAT)

The FAOSTAT domain Fires consists of estimates of methane (CH4), nitrous oxide (N2O) and carbon dioxide (CO2) from biomass burning in a range of vegetation types and from fires in organic soils. Data are computed geospatially using Tier 1 default factors of the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National greenhouse gas (GHG) Inventories and of the Supplement on Wetlands (IPCC, 2006; 2014) for the organic soils component. Estimates are available by country and with global coverage, in complete time series for the period 1990–2019. The database is updated annually.

More information at https://www.fao.org/faostat/en/#data/GI/metadata

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Maintainer FAO Statistics Division (ESS), Environment Statistics team
Last Updated July 1, 2022, 23:46 (CDT)
Created July 1, 2022, 23:46 (CDT)
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