Table 3 Monthly distribution of sample pixels identified as fire disturbance, 2000–2013.

“End of year—uncertain date” indicates that the fire scar was observed in the first 16-day composite of the year and there were no cloud-free 16-day composites at the end of the previous year; in this case, fire was attributed to the end of the previous year.

JanFebMarAprMayJuneJulyAugSepOctNovDecEnd of year—uncertain date
Number of pixels225351645931831915