ALBERTA WILDFIRE AND PRESCRIBED BURN SITREP FOR:
May 20, 2018 @ 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 2 0 15 17
Current Wildfire Situation 0 0 9 5 n/a 14
FPD Resources Committed 75 personnel, 5 r/w's, 0 wt's, 0 dz's, 0 bus, 0 skd's
Prescribed Burns Total: 20Total Area Burnt (ha): 1,290.00
 
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 1 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 1
FPD Resources Committed 0 personnel, 0 r/w's, 0 wt's, 0 dz's, 0 bus, 0 skd's
 
HISTORICAL DATA TO DATE
  Total Fires Total Area Burnt (ha)
Forest Protection Area (Wildfire Data Only) 2018 320 1,338.53
5 Year Average 388 104,968.88
Mutual Aid 2018 22 1,567.53
5 Year Average 18 707.98
 
FIRE DANGER RATING

Very high over boreal zones becoming low to moderate in the eastern slopes.

 
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 041500101232441.62
Edson 000000112182018.79
Fort McMurray 0011001019103.93
Grande Prairie 03030000010102.74
High Level 00330014568731,052.93
Lac La Biche 0011000009494122.60
Peace River 001100101232424.76
Rocky Mtn House 01010000013133.54
Slave Lake 001100202373958.05
Whitecourt 00110000013139.57
Total 089170075123083201,338.53
 
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
Slave Lake 00101400.00
Total 00202401.00
* A Carryover fire is one that was not extinguished by the end of the fire year in which it started.
 
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