ALBERTA WILDFIRE AND PRESCRIBED BURN SITREP FOR:
September 27, 2021 @ 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 1 2 3
Current Wildfire Situation 0 1 22 3 n/a 26
FPD Resources Committed 23 personnel, 3 r/w's, 0 wt's, 0 dz's, 0 bus, 0 skd's
Prescribed Burns Total: 15Total Area Burnt (ha): 2,517.71
 
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 0 0 n/a n/a 0
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) 2021 1250 52,890.43
5 Year Average 1093 317,445.20
Mutual Aid 2021 34 11,683.42
5 Year Average 21 1,691.00
 
FIRE DANGER RATING

The fire danger is low in the northern boreal forest. It is mostly moderate in the central boreal, with a pocket of high in the centre of the province. The fire danger is high to very high along the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains and extreme in the southern portion of the Calgary Forest Area.

 
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 02020010114614731.78
Edson 000000202161163828.65
Fort McMurray 00000070710311040,576.30
Grande Prairie 000000000100100131.42
High Level 00000030381842,942.59
Lac La Biche 0000003031972001,442.97
Peace River 0000001126163265.52
Rocky Mtn House 000000303101104319.76
Slave Lake 0011012251531586,299.19
Whitecourt 00000000012112152.25
Total 021301223261224125052,890.43
 
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