CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

May 12, 2020 3:01pm, 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).
PEA province wide fire closure order is in effect.
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC0202
YT0000
AB1124
NT0000
SK0011
MB0000
ON3003
QC0224
NL0000
NB0033
NS0000
PE0000
PC0000
Total45817
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC341843250.4120348.0163598.4
YT00000.051.051.0
AB011314405,475.013964.0153405,539.0
NT00000.000.000.0
SK00111,275.056.961,281.9
MB00000.000.000.0
ON10010.13236.33336.4
QC01234.411365.911670.3
NL00000.000.000.0
NB10010.0111118.0112118.0
NS00000.04338.74338.7
PE00000.000.000.0
PC00000.041.541.5
Total3632463407,004.9572680.3635407,685.2
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC03334.0
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK02222123.1
MB0000.0
ON0111.4
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total02626158.5
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0110.3
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK1010.0
MB0000.0
ON0115.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total1235.3
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC167632.7
YT51.0
AB*153405,539.0
NT00.0
SK291,405.0
MB00.0
ON3542.8
QC11670.3
NL00.0
NB112118.0
NS4338.7
PE00.0
PC41.5
Total664407,849.0

* 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
AB01313897.8
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON0000.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0223.6
Total01515901.4
AgencyAPL
BC1
AB1
NT1
SK1
ON2
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*
13330,208.0014,499317,998.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20192020
BC246167
YT165
AB294151
NT70
SK4729
MB500
ON3734
QC35114
NL310
NB82112
NS6943
PE00
PC94
Total923659
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20192020
BC1,416633
YT111
AB1,548225
NT10
SK5481,405
MB6,0180
ON15043
QC2669
NL680
NB61118
NS8939
PE00
PC22
Total9,9382,534
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC136137158165170
YT74434
AB295277283258236
NT11111
SK9474798381
MB5649476468
ON80103110108136
QC8399109117118
NL1514171717
NB97118120114109
NS90111124107111
PE22211
PC87766
Total9649961,0611,0441,058
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC17,2569,1086,7205,2264,418
YT284142957280
AB51,97726,26118,16914,02119,243
NT00201522
SK1,5161,1161,2441,9342,336
MB14,8798,4696,2626,5087,071
ON9,2494,7854,6543,66911,151
QC6388112151155
NL29171152122151
NB103170186183183
NS281324467372390
PE54433
PC351,408978855706
Total95,67752,04639,06333,13145,909