Canada Forest Fire Map
EDMONTON — A majority of forests in Canada face a higher-than-normal wildfire risk this summer, say federal scientists.The forecast map from Natural Resources Canada suggests every region west of . . High winds and dry vegetation have made a wildfire in Saskatchewan’s Fort a la Corne area difficult to contain, according to provincial officials. The Department of Lands and Forestry said on Tuesday a wildfire burning in a remote area of the Municipality of Argyle in Yarmouth County was considered to be under control. The fire, which was
Local leaders and residents living in communities affected by the fires worry the lack of cell phone coverage is putting people at risk. The chief of a northern Manitoba First Nation says she’s already worried about fire evacuees coming home with COVID-19.
OTTAWA — There is an “above-average” threat of forest fires in eastern Ontario and western Quebec this summer. However, Natural Resources Canada fire research analyst Richard Carr says you shouldn’t The City of Yellowknife’s largest external threat when it comes to emergency preparedness is wildfires. Natural Resources Canada is predicting that
Canada Forest Fire Map : Floods are ‘acts of God,’ but flood disasters are largely acts of man.” Geographer Gilbert White wrote these words 75 years ago and yet they seem especially prescient in the wake of flooding in Fort The bitterly cold Arctic winter typically snuffs out the seasonal wildfires that erupt in this region. But every once in a while, a wildfire comes along that refuses to die. These blazes, known as The wildfires can burrow into rich organic material, such as the vast peatlands that ring the Arctic, and smolder under the snowpack throughout the frigid winter. .