Calgary Area Update

CWMA Wildfire Update - 27 August 2015

Posted on Tue, Aug 18, 2015

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PROVINCIAL SUMMARY (27 AUGUST 15)

There are currently 40 fires burning in Alberta; is Being Held, 37 are Under Control, and have been turned over to the responsible party.

Since April 1, Alberta has recorded 1,651 wildfires that have burned 490,908.89 hectares.

AAF currently has:

  • 374 firefighters, 24 helicopters and 10 airtankers pre-positioned or actioning wildfires in the province

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CURRENT WILDFIRES  CURRENT FIREBANS  WEATHER  FOLLOW US 

Wildfire Information Officer 
Matthew Anderson
403-297-8829
matthew.anderson@gov.ab.ca
 
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