Grande Prairie Area Update

Grande Prairie wildfire update November 3, 2020

Posted on Tue, Oct 27, 2020



The 2020 wildfire season has ended

Wildfire season officially ends on October 31, but safe burning practices are always in season. From November 1 to March 1, fire permits are no longer required for burning. However, you are still responsible for any burning after wildfire season ends and extinguishing those winter burns. Visit for information on conducting safe winter burns.


Have you ever wanted to be a wildland firefighter? Here's your chance!

Crew applications for the 2021 wildfire season are now being accepted. Experience a seasonal position like no other! Work with like-minded individuals who have a passion for hard work and building a positive team dynamic. Applications will be accepted until November 30, 2020.

Find more information visit the Government of Alberta jobs website


Wildfire Community Preparedness Day 2021

Applications for 2021 are open! Apply now

The actions you take on Wildfire Community Preparedness Day can make a difference in the survival of your home and neighbourhood if a wildfire occurs.


For more information, please contact:

Kelly Burke | Wildfire Information Officer

Call or Text (780) 832 7235

Phone: 1-866-394-3473

Social Media:

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