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Also known as: ‘numAcresBurned’
Definition: The total number of acres of fires burn. Do not set if not outside component, e.g. indoor/structure fire. This is for brush/grass fires.
Entry: For outside (not structure/indoor) fires only.
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NFIRS 5.0 relational edit validation rules are provided to ensure NFIRS data is consistent and correct for the fire/reporting concepts that are being modeled. Relational edits determine relationships between multiple fields / elements. These are the rules for ‘Acres Burned (Outside Fires only)’.
|Relational Edit Rule 43||relational edit rule 43.|
|Relational Edit Rule 44||Acres Burned Needed Somewhere.|
|Relational Edit Rule 136||Wildland||Percentages.|
A few NFIRS elements are reused accross a number of transactions, but typically the value is captured by one transaction only.
|Element Type||Numeric - Integer numbers (no decimal points). If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted. All integer values are assumed to be positive. Any fields which allow a negative integer value have been denoted with ‘+ or –’ in the comment field. Negative numbers should be transmitted with the minus sign preceding the digits.|
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