High Level Area Update

High Level Forest Area Update - September 2, 2020

Posted on Thu, Aug 06, 2020

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The fire danger is LOW for the High Level Forest Area. Please always use caution around all open fires. If you see smoke or fire in the forest, call 310-FIRE.


HIGH LEVEL FOREST AREA WILDFIRE UPDATE | SEPTEMBER 2, 2020 AT 4:00 p.m.

There is one active wildfire in the High Level Forest Area. This fire is classified as Under Control (UC). Click here for a map of the fire location and its status within the High Level Forest Area.

Since March 1, 2020, the High Level Forest Area has recorded 49 wildfires in the Forest Protection Area of Alberta that have burned a total of 131.6 hectares.

Since March 1, 2020, Alberta has recorded 590 wildfires in the Forest Protection Area of Alberta that have burned a total of 780.85 hectares.

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OHV SAFETY 

Although the off-highway vehicle restriction is no longer in place, if you choose to drive an off-highway vehicle in Alberta’s forested areas please remember to check your hotspots regularly to prevent unintended wildfire starts.

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For more information on the current wildfire situation across the province of Alberta, visit www.wildfirestatus.alberta.ca.

Stay tuned to www.albertafirebans.ca throughout the wildfire season for more information about fire bans and restrictions in the Forest Protection Area of Alberta.

For more information, please contact: 

Victoria Ostendorf | Wildfire Information Officer

780-841-9387

victoria.ostendorf@gov.ab.ca

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