The OHV restriction and Fire Ban remain in effect for other parts of the province.
For full details, visit beta.albertafirebans.ca
The ban on incendiary targets remains in place PROVINCE-WIDE.
WILDFIRE PREVENTION TIPS
Albertans are asked to use caution when recreating within the FPA:
- Clear debris from hot spots on your Off-Highway Vehicle.
- Ensure your campfire is out - Soak it, Stir it, Soak it Again.
- Exploding targets can start wildfires. They are currently banned province-wide.
PROVINCIAL SUMMARY - 27 MAY 2016
- Alberta currently has 17 wildfires: 1 is Out of Control, 2 are Being Held, 12 are Under Control, and 2 have been turned over to the responsible parties.
- Since April 1, Alberta has recorded 517 wildfires that burned a total of 594,383 hectares.
Wildfire Information Officer