The wildfire danger rating is MODERATE. The biggest hazard is in dry, standing grass. Fortunately we don't have any strong winds in the immediate forecast.
Due to the dry grass conditions and the snow line moving north, we are not issuing any permits for non-essential heavy burning at this time.
We have had seven wildfires in the area so far this season. LWF 007, at .1 ha and located near Janvier, is the only active fire currently.
We have four crews, three engines and one water truck ready to fight wildfires in our area. We have also had crews out burning dry grass to help protect communities from the risk of spring wildfires.
New Alberta Wildfire App
Did you know Alberta Wildfire just launched a brand new app to keep you up-to-date with the wildfire situation in the province?
Download the new app today and get access to accurate, real-time information on wildfires in your area. You can also find information on fire advisories, restrictions and bans across the province and much more.
The old app will be disabled in the next few weeks, so make sure to download the new one soon.
Thanks for doing your part to prevent wildfire!
For more information, please contact:
Wildfire Information Officer
- Alberta Wildfire
- Alberta Fire Bans
- FireSmart in Alberta
- Alberta Emergency Alerts
- Air Quality Health Index
- Wildfire Smoke and Your Health
- 511 Road Reports
- Emergency Preparation