ALBERTA WILDFIRE AND PRESCRIBED BURN SITREP FOR:
May 24, 2016 @ 10:00hrs
 
PROVINCIAL SUMMARY
Forest Protection Area Out of Control Being Held Under Control Turned Over Extinguished Total
New Wildfires in last 24 hrs 0 0 0 0 31 31
Current Wildfire Situation 1 0 14 1 n/a 16
FPD Resources Committed 765 personnel, 39 r/w's, 6 wt's, 29 dz's, 1 bus, 1 skd's
Prescribed Burns Total: 9Total Area Burnt (ha): 1,639.28
 
Mutual Aid in Province Assistance Started Out of Control Being Held Under Control Turned Over Extinguished Assistance Ended Total
New Fires in last 24 hrs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Current Fire Situation 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a 1
FPD Resources Committed 0 personnel, 0 r/w's, 0 wt's, 3 dz's, 0 bus, 0 skd's
 
HISTORICAL DATA TO DATE
  Total Fires Total Area Burnt (ha)
Forest Protection Area (Wildfire Data Only) 2016 499 538,556.31
5 Year Average 503 68,942.50
Mutual Aid 2016 37 1,366.05
5 Year Average 19 1,084.85
 
FIRE DANGER RATING

Mainly low-moderate in the province except the McMurray fire area which remains very high.

 
FOREST PROTECTION AREA WILDFIRE SUMMARY - CURRENT YEAR
New Wildfires in the Last 24 hrs Total Number of Wildfires and Hectares Burnt to Date
Wildfire Management Area Lightning Human Under Invest. Total Fires Out of Control Being Held Under Control Turned Over Active Fires Exting-uished Total Fires Area Burnt (ha)
Calgary 02802800000626235.35
Edson 020200011454610.14
Fort McMurray 0000101021618534,866.95
Grande Prairie 0101004044549133.92
High Level 0000003036972255.40
Lac La Biche 0000001017778264.35
Peace River 0000002024042239.38
Rocky Mtn House 000000000434372.70
Slave Lake 00000010161622,006.69
Whitecourt 0000001012627671.43
Total 0310311013115484499538,556.31
 
FOREST PROTECTION AREA SUMMARY - PREVIOUS YEAR ACTIVE CARRYOVERS*
Wildfire Management Area Out of Control Being Held Under Control Turned Over Total Fires Area Carried Over (ha)
High Level 001011.00
Total 001011.00
* A Carryover fire is one that was not extinguished by the end of the fire year in which it started.
 
REMARKS

ABI003 100 Mark Pumps w kits, 4000 lgths of 1.5 hose
ABI005A 2 AREP, 2/21p Sa crews
ABI005B 1-AREP, 1/21p crew
ABI006 4-CL415
ABI011 1-AREP
ABI012A 1-IARR
ABI012B 2-STLD, 2-DIVS, 1-FBAN, 1RESL, 1-IGSP, 1-OSC2
ABI012C 2-STLD, 1-PSC2, 1-SPUL, 1-FACL, 1-RADO2
ABI012D 2-RADO2, 1-SITL
ABI012E 1-PSC2, 1-LSC2, 1-FBAN
ABI012F 1-FSC2, 1-RESL, 1-RADO2
ABI012G 1-ICT2, 1-SOF2, 1-SPUL
ABI012H 4 HLCO, 1- SPUL, 1 SUBD
ABI014 1-AREP
ABI015 AAON
ABI016 1- Type II IMT 8p 4-Trainees
ABI017 1- OSCt, 1 LSCt
ABI018 1- IGSP
ABI019 1 OPBD, 1 IGSP, 2 - DIVS
ABI020 1- BD, 1-Tanker
ABI021A 4 DOZB
ABI021B 1 DOZBV
ABI024 3000 lgths of 1.5 hose
ABI025A 3 STLD
ABI025B 1 RADO, 1 STLD