CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

May 4, 2020 4:17pm, CT
Level 1
Agencies accomplish incident management objectives utilizing local resources with little or no CIFFC support. There is little risk of drawing down capability in the agencies to support incident operations.
  • Conditions are not favorable to support significant wildland fire activity in most agencies.
  • Resource capability is adequate with little or no mobilization of resources occurring through CIFFC.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is expected to remain minimal.
Canadian Wildland Fire Information System
AgencyOperational Summary
BCBCWS fire fighters back as of May 4th. BC Wildfire Service is still supporting COVID-19, floods, and fires. There is a full Province open burning ban currently in place.
ONProvincial RFZ has kept the number of human starts down this spring.
PEA province wide fire closure order is in effect
PCNo prescribed fires to be conducted during COVID-19 restrictions.
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC0303
YT0000
AB03710
NT0000
SK0000
MB0000
ON0000
QC0202
NL0000
NB0011
NS0000
PE0000
PC0000
Total08816
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC271735208.8101368.4136577.2
YT00000.000.000.0
AB12111466.38420.59886.8
NT00000.000.000.0
SK00000.020.620.6
MB00000.000.000.0
ON10010.11929.72029.8
QC00113.08051.38154.3
NL00000.000.000.0
NB11021.0104107.0106108.0
NS00000.04131.44131.4
PE00000.000.000.0
PC00000.021.321.3
Total3041953279.2433610.2486889.4
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0224.0
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK09999.4
MB0000.0
ON0111.4
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total01212104.8
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0110.0
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK1010.0
MB0000.0
ON0115.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total1235.0
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC*139581.2
YT00.0
AB*9886.8
NT00.0
SK12100.0
MB00.0
ON2236.2
QC8154.3
NL00.0
NB106108.0
NS4131.4
PE00.0
PC21.3
Total501999.2

* Totals include fires from last fire season that are still listed as active. Please refer to the agency’s own website for more information.

Prescribed Fires
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT0000.0
AB01010774.7
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON0000.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0223.6
Total01212778.3
AgencyAPL
BC1
AB2
NT1
SK1
ON1
QC1
NB1
NS1
PE1
PC1
1
Geographic Areas accomplish incident management objectives utilizing local resources with little or no national support.
  • Conditions are not favorable to support significant wildland fire activity in most geographic areas.
  • Resource capability is adequate with little or no mobilization of resources occurring through the National Interagency Coordination Center.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is expected to remain minimal.
Fires YesterdayAcres Yesterday*YTD FiresYTD Acres*
2472,755.0012,471257,329.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20192020
BC184139
YT110
AB23998
NT70
SK3912
MB290
ON2421
QC681
NL90
NB48106
NS3841
PE00
PC72
Total641500
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20192020
BC997581
YT60
AB63587
NT10
SK292100
MB4,5850
ON12036
QC054
NL140
NB45108
NS4631
PE00
PC21
Total6,743999
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC124106121124128
YT32112
AB219186194172154
NT11100
SK5441465048
MB3334344246
ON4167686584
QC4356616163
NL109876
NB5884867164
NS6081907374
PE11111
PC54544
Total652672716671674
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC9,4586,0554,5463,5432,955
YT2513976
AB1,4298539079851,397
NT00119
SK1,0267497858431,099
MB2,5472,3082,0792,8543,940
ON1332031922671,238
QC2640525967
NL1418181618
NB621001109495
NS216247370289309
PE12111
PC311,406971734592
Total14,96811,99410,0419,69311,726