Calgary Area Update

July 27 Wildfire Update- CWMA

Posted on Mon, Jul 27, 2015

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Due to increased precipitation throughout the Calgary Wildfire Management Area (CWMA), the Wildfire Hazard has decreased to Low today. 

PROVINCIAL SUMMARY (28 JULY 15)

There are currently 76 fires burning in Alberta; 20 are Being Held and 56 are Under Control.

Within the last 24 hours wildfires have been extinguished in Alberta. 

Since April 1, Alberta has recorded 1,500 wildfires that have burned 486,708.42 hectares.

AAF currently has:

  • 1,469 firefighters, 98 helicopters and 16 airtankers pre-positioned or actioning wildfires in the province
  • 320 firefighters imported from out of province

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

CURRENT WILDFIRES  CURRENT FIREBANS  WEATHER  FOLLOW US 

Wildfire Information Officer 
Hailey Stapleton
403-863-8184
hailey.stapleton@gov.ab.ca
 
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