Rocky Mountain House Area Update

Wildfire and Prescribed Fire Update - June 29

Posted on Mon, Jun 29, 2015

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The wildfire hazard for the Rocky Wildfire Management Area is high. Click here to view the provincial wildfire hazard

For information on the wildfires burning in Alberta visit the Wildfire Status Map at www.wildfire.alberta.ca or download the Alberta Wildfire App.

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Smoke is currently visible on the Upper Clearwater prescribed fire from operations earlier this month. This smoldering ground fire is within the containment area. Agriculture and Forestry is monitoring the situation, Learn more about prescribed fires

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Fire Permits
Fire permits help us track what is burning on the landscape. By getting a fire permit and following the fire permit conditions you help keep our firefighters free to fight new wildfires that may start.


With Canada Day around the corner, be sure to request your free fire permit if you plan on igniting fireworks in the Forest Protection Area.

To request your free fire permit call your local Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Office at 310-0000

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Barry A. Shellian RPFT
Wildfire Ranger / Information Officer
Rocky Wildfire Management Area
Wildfire Management Branch
Forestry Division
Department of Agriculture and Forestry
403.845.8351
May the forest be with you