CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

Aug 18, 2021 2:55pm, CT
Level 5
National mobilization is heavily committed and increased measures need to be taken to support agencies. Active agencies may take emergency measures to sustain incident operations. Inactive/low activity agencies are at drawdown levels.
  • Full commitment of national resources is ongoing.
  • Demand for interagency resources through CIFFC is extreme.
  • National availability of resources is limited, international resources are being mobilized.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is high to extreme and expected to remain so in one or multiple agencies.
Canadian Wildland Fire Information System
AgencyOperational Summary
PC2 fires in the Mountains are being actioned.
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC91212
YT0000
AB1045
NT0000
SK0101
MB0000
ON0000
QC0325
NL0000
NB0000
NS0000
PE0000
PC0000
Total105823
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC1643866268834,853.1127611,486.91544846,340.0
YT100121.03653.53774.5
AB16243147,107.810728,162.5110355,270.3
NT10237,059.358385.7617,445.0
SK1501227146,602.41319,219.0158155,821.4
MB86923414,400.324663,922.9269478,323.2
ON2381546179,525.797715,688.91023195,214.6
QC008831.84797,703.94877,735.7
NL00000.069321.069321.0
NB011264.1161308.3163372.4
NS00000.0112197.1112197.1
PE00000.010.110.1
PC01234.843180.746185.5
Total213601394121,629,670.34661117,630.550731,747,300.8
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT60632,592.0
AB0000.0
NT871530,636.0
SK67334401695,108.2
MB19234251,299.5
ON6410398,060.9
QC099802.7
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC1010.0
Total1073774841,208,499.3
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT6726970,467.2
AB0000.0
NT39226180,385.3
SK0000.0
MB8243125669,071.3
ON523890126,223.9
QC3131648,324.9
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC1611736,103.2
Total2591193781,030,575.8
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC1544846,340.0
YT112103,133.7
AB*110355,270.3
NT137118,466.3
SK559850,929.6
MB4361,198,694.0
ON1123719,499.4
QC51256,863.3
NL69321.0
NB163372.4
NS112197.1
PE10.1
PC6436,288.7
Total59353,986,375.9

* 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
AB015152,517.7
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON03398.7
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total018182,616.4
AgencyFireLocationSOCSize
BCBunting Road (K41561), 0OC4,734.0
BCCrazy Creek Gorge FSR (K41769), 0OC4,358.0
BCFlat Lake (C41602), 0OC68,551.0
BCGarrison Lake (K62088), 0OC14,610.0
BCGeorge Road (K70804), 0OC4,665.0
BCHunakwa Lake (K41676), 0OC3,601.0
BCJuly Mountain (K61882), 0OC20,860.0
BCLytton Creek (K71086), 0OC71,323.0
BCMckay Creek (K71030), 0OC41,110.0
BCMichaud Creek (N51765), 0OC14,339.0
BCMomich Lake (K21658), 0OC16,534.0
BCNk'Mip Creek (K52061), 0OC20,066.0
BCOctopus Creek (N51800), 0OC22,699.0
BCSparks Lake (K21001), 0OC95,980.0
BCThomas Creek (K51794), 0OC10,597.0
BCTremont Creek (K21849), 0OC63,980.0
BCWhite Rock Lake (K61884), 0OC81,139.0
BCYoung Lake (C41097), 0OC7,453.0
ONKEN_FIRE_05150.69, 95.02OC200,667.0
ONRED_FIRE_01651.39, 94.92OC165,880.9
ONRED_FIRE_05152.57, 94.82OC53,522.0
ONRED_FIRE_06552.02, 94.63OC20,254.3
ONRED_FIRE_07750.94, 94.55OC32,799.6
AgencyAPL
BC5
YT2
AB2
SK3
MB3
ON4
QC2
NL2
NB2
NS2
PE1
PC2
5
National mobilization is heavily committed and measures need to be taken to support GA's. Active GA's must take emergency measures to sustain incident operations.
  • Full commitment of national resources is ongoing.
  • Resource orders filled at NICC by specifically coordinating requests with GACCs as resources become available.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is high and expected to remain high in multiple geographic areas.
Fires YesterdayAcres Yesterday*YTD FiresYTD Acres*
126199,013.0040,8484,296,943.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20202021
BC4731,506
YT22112
AB5311,102
NT69137
SK109559
MB130436
ON5671,122
QC658511
NL8269
NB360161
NS121112
PE121
PC6164
Total3,1955,892
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20202021
BC1,067846,340
YT15,136103,134
AB94352,850
NT21,477118,466
SK42,073850,930
MB49,5101,198,694
ON15,491719,499
QC68,59656,863
NL3,800321
NB1,262372
NS654197
PE90
PC1,50236,289
Total221,5193,983,955
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC9941,0761,3011,3291,313
YT71919095101
AB9671,0831,2081,1861,102
NT138199187185198
SK268335385424456
MB293317342390391
ON666692708774847
QC457431469529574
NL839696108119
NB236227218229247
NS160177202216230
PE546710
PC8780868480
Total4,4254,8085,2985,5565,668
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC321,717222,706181,234154,203127,534
YT137,793120,037119,687174,895163,204
AB312,828339,834251,253239,052216,637
NT258,968635,175490,557402,596415,992
SK110,548342,505508,577460,616412,953
MB90,350138,916130,120126,728123,732
ON137,026153,212108,600107,579124,037
QC46,231202,807198,530239,275245,258
NL3,34920,36618,75618,57622,953
NB424374339331405
NS502478736683690
PE911131429
PC50,657145,794116,741103,35187,472
Total1,470,4022,322,2152,125,1432,027,8991,940,896