CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

May 8, 2020 3:00pm, 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 is supporting EMBC with COVID and Flood responses. Provincial burning ban in place (exception for NE farmers to conduct stubble burning).
ONStill a moderate to high hazard in the west with cold temperatures.
PEA province wide fire closure order is in effect
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC0202
YT0000
AB1089
NT0000
SK0000
MB0000
ON2002
QC0101
NL0000
NB0022
NS0000
PE0000
PC0000
Total331016
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC281837206.9108342.9145549.8
YT00000.020.320.3
AB011617162.012058.4137220.4
NT00000.000.000.0
SK1001200.036.14206.1
MB00000.000.000.0
ON00111.02230.12331.1
QC00000.09661.99661.9
NL00000.000.000.0
NB10010.0108114.0109114.0
NS00000.04338.74338.7
PE00000.000.000.0
PC00110.531.341.8
Total3022658570.4505653.75631,224.1
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC03334.0
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK01515115.9
MB0000.0
ON0111.4
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total01919151.3
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0110.3
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON0115.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total0225.3
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC149584.1
YT20.3
AB137220.4
NT00.0
SK19322.0
MB00.0
ON2537.5
QC9661.9
NL00.0
NB109114.0
NS4338.7
PE00.0
PC41.8
Total5841,380.7
Prescribed Fires
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT0000.0
AB01212790.3
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON0000.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0223.6
Total01414793.9
AgencyAPL
BC1
AB1
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*
1192,945.0013,054266,321.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20192020
BC199148
YT132
AB251137
NT70
SK4119
MB340
ON2925
QC2096
NL310
NB72109
NS5843
PE00
PC74
Total762583
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20192020
BC1,004584
YT100
AB637220
NT10
SK312322
MB5,1210
ON12438
QC862
NL700
NB58114
NS7339
PE00
PC22
Total7,4211,381
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC138130146153155
YT53223
AB260231237217198
NT11111
SK7858636866
MB4642405658
ON65879191114
QC6884889594
NL1714151313
NB811051069793
NS73981008588
PE01000
PC66655
Total838860895883888
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC9,5775,2774,1273,2682,779
YT2613977
AB35,69018,02012,3869,62414,790
NT00219
SK1,1488699211,5542,013
MB9,2195,6084,2804,8735,684
ON2,9181,6091,1561,0318,588
QC497288113116
NL26181153117107
NB90125136129137
NS248280409324347
PE01111
PC351,409978855703
Total59,02633,46424,64621,89735,281