Status Map


Get the map on the app

Download the Alberta Wildfire App to access provincial wildfire status maps and updates on your mobile device.

  • Legend:
  • Out of Control
  • Being Held
  • Under Control
  • Mutual Aid
  • Wildfire Coordination Centre
  • Forest Area Fire Centre

Wildfire Status Terms

Wildfire Status Description
Out-of Control (OC) The wildfire is burning and is expected to continue growing.
Being Held (BH) Given current weather conditions and resources, the wildfire is not anticipated to grow past expected boundaries.
Under Control (UC) The wildfire is completely contained and will be extinguished.
Mutual Aid The wildfire is outside of the Forest Protection Area, and assistance is being provided to the organization managing the incident.