Calgary Area Update

Calgary Forest Area Wildfire Update - May 22, 2018

Posted on Thu, May 17, 2018

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PROVINCIAL STATS (22 MAY)

  • There are currently 26 wildfires in the Forest Protection Area of Alberta3 are Out of Control (OC)5 are Being Held (BH), 12 are Under Control (UC), and 6 wildfires have been turned over to the responsible parties.
  • Since March 1, 2018, Alberta has recorded 438 wildfires in the Forest Protection Area that have burned a total of 1,507.06 hectares.

NEW FIRE BANS APP AVAILABLE 

Now you can check to see if there are any Advisories, Restrictions or Fire Bans in your area using the Alberta Fire Bans app, available for Apple and Android devices.


WILDFIRE PREVENTION TIPS

Albertans are always asked to use caution when recreating within the FPA:


TIP: Bookmark the Calgary wildfire blog and check for updates anytime. Or, download our app, available for Apple and Android devices.


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Calgary Wildfire Information Officer 
io.calgary@gov.ab.ca

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