Calgary Area Update

CALGARY FOREST AREA UPDATE - 31 OCT. 2016

Posted on Wed, Sep 21, 2016

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The following prescribed fires are scheduled within the Calgary Forest Area (CFA) section of the Forest Protection Area (FPA):

PRESCRIBED FIRE - WILLOW CREEK, AB

As part of a long-term prescribed fire plan for the area, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry will be conducting test burns in Willow Creek this fall as conditions permit. The 2.5 hectare burn site is located north of highway 532. Some smoke may be visible, however crews will suspend buring if it becomes an issue.

HAZARD REDUCTION BURNING - MORLEY & EDEN VALLEY, AB

In partnership with the Stoney Nakoda Fire Department, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry will be conducting hazard reduction burns on the Stoney and Eden Valley Reserves this fall. Wildland firefighting crews will be burning small sections of cured grass as conditions permit. Although some smoke may be visible, it is expected to disperse. If smoke becomes an issue, crews will suspend burning.

 

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