The wildfire danger level in the Rocky Mountain House Forest Area is now HIGH, as conditions in the area dry up with warmer temperatures. As a result, the Rocky Forest Area remains under a FIRE ADVISORY.
Remember that safe burning practices are always in season. If you are heading out in the forested areas of the province and you have a campfire, soak the ashes, stir them, and soak them again until they are cool to the touch.
Rocky Forest Area Wildfire Update
Since March 1, 2019 there have been 25 wildfires in the Rocky Mountain House Forest Area burning a total of 12.81 hectares. These fires have all been extinguished. Click here to view the Alberta Wildfire Status Map.
Wildfire Information Officer