With forecast warmer temperatures and winds, exposed cured grass becomes a wildfire hazard. Albertans are asked to use caution with any winter burning.
WILDFIRE SEASON ENDED OCTOBER 31
CFA WILDFIRE SUMMARY
2017 PROVINCIAL SUMMARY - 31 OCTOBER 2017
|5 Year average (2012-2016)||2016||2017|
|No. of Wildfires||1,486||1,400||1,230|
|Area Burned (ha)||300,813.28||611,465.97||49,129.55|
Calgary Wildfire Information Officer