CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

May 20, 2020 2:59pm, 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
BCOngoing operational training of resources throughout the Province.
YTDowntrend in fire danger continues across the southern third of the Yukon.
ONDrying trend continues.
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC0101
YT0000
AB0022
NT0000
SK0000
MB0000
ON9009
QC0639
NL0000
NB0022
NS0202
PE0000
PC0000
Total99725
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC3621351248.1132376.6183624.7
YT00000.051.051.0
AB011718678,530.0225406.0243678,936.0
NT00000.000.000.0
SK100143,156.8820.4943,177.2
MB00000.000.000.0
ON1247134.45354.260188.6
QC005511.6211138.5216150.1
NL00000.076.876.8
NB13155.0130121.0135126.0
NS00000.04698.54698.5
PE00000.000.000.0
PC00000.082.082.0
Total3984087722,085.98251,225.0912723,310.9
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC03334.0
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK02929326.8
MB0000.0
ON0111.4
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total03333362.2
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0220.5
YT10110.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK1010.3
MB0000.0
ON1126.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total33616.8
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC188659.2
YT611.0
AB*243678,936.0
NT00.0
SK3943,504.3
MB00.0
ON63196.0
QC216150.1
NL76.8
NB135126.0
NS4698.5
PE00.0
PC82.0
Total951723,689.9

* 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
AB01515955.8
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON0000.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0223.6
Total01717959.4
AgencyAPL
BC1
YT1
AB1
SK3
ON2
QC2
NB2
NS2
PE1
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*
78214.0016,529347,704.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20192020
BC299187
YT176
AB419240
NT90
SK7138
MB590
ON5563
QC44211
NL387
NB92135
NS7446
PE10
PC158
Total1,193941
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20192020
BC2,388659
YT1111
AB95,328577
NT40
SK1,08143,504
MB7,7630
ON238196
QC36150
NL727
NB116126
NS9499
PE90
PC72
Total107,14645,331
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC169172198206212
YT117768
AB394405413370334
NT43222
SK123115116123118
MB7770678890
ON115148150145177
QC117127142150154
NL3326282729
NB117134142135130
NS115132143128132
PE22222
PC1091099
Total1,2871,3501,4201,3911,397
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC24,04812,7869,3027,2326,038
YT659330222168194
AB123,74089,11161,00048,91648,746
NT43221724
SK3,7223,1982,9254,3434,289
MB21,05413,2609,5459,4309,600
ON13,2747,4037,2315,62412,779
QC883062,7102,1101,976
NL59195189162239
NB134193210207201
NS314350484411433
PE54446
PC371,3001,9461,5901,305
Total187,138128,43995,79080,21485,830