CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

Aug 24, 2021 3:01pm, 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
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC2035
YT0000
AB0011
NT0000
SK1001
MB0000
ON2103
QC0123
NL0000
NB0011
NS0000
PE0000
PC0000
Total52714
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC809868246851,038.1131412,250.51560863,288.6
YT100121.03653.53774.5
AB08212946,951.110928,323.7112155,274.8
NT10127,059.060386.1627,445.1
SK210526151,611.41359,374.0161160,985.4
MB72918414,329.425665,264.6274479,594.0
ON2241339182,567.1101815,833.11057198,400.2
QC005534.45027,708.75077,743.1
NL00000.078321.978321.9
NB021370.1163308.8166378.9
NS00000.0112197.1112197.1
PE00000.010.110.1
PC00224.744180.846185.5
Total1321141253711,653,686.34811120,202.951821,773,889.2
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT60632,592.0
AB0000.0
NT691531,687.0
SK46359405694,276.6
MB15264150,979.8
ON7411438,704.9
QC099802.7
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC1010.0
Total814074881,249,043.0
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT6636970,467.2
AB0000.0
NT17446199,771.3
SK0000.0
MB7946125671,538.3
ON474390135,521.9
QC2141648,324.9
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC1251736,078.2
Total2231553781,061,701.8
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC1560863,288.6
YT112103,133.7
AB*112155,274.8
NT138138,903.4
SK566855,262.0
MB4401,202,112.1
ON1158772,627.0
QC53256,870.7
NL78321.9
NB166378.9
NS112197.1
PE10.1
PC6436,263.7
Total60484,084,634.0

* 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
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
BCGarrison Lake (K62088), 0OC15,000.0
BCJuly Mountain (K61882), 0OC19,660.0
BCLytton Creek (K71086), 0OC84,536.0
BCMckay Creek (K71030), 0OC44,964.0
BCNk'Mip Creek (K52061), 0OC20,066.0
BCSparks Lake (K21001), 0OC89,626.0
BCTremont Creek (K21849), 0OC63,523.0
BCWhite Rock Lake (K61884), 0OC80,951.0
ONDRY_FIRE_07649.78, 91.77OC546.0
ONFOR_FIRE_03548.24, 91.89OC40,644.0
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, 94.55OC36,037.8
AgencyAPL
BC5
AB2
NT1
SK3
MB3
ON3
NL2
NB1
NS1
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*
5220,757.0041,2844,665,285.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20202021
BC5711,462
YT22112
AB5721,120
NT69138
SK113566
MB143440
ON5821,157
QC664532
NL8478
NB376166
NS121112
PE121
PC7264
Total3,4015,948
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20202021
BC7,397863,289
YT15,136103,134
AB95252,855
NT21,477138,903
SK42,073855,262
MB49,5261,202,112
ON15,497772,618
QC68,77256,871
NL4,031322
NB1,270379
NS654197
PE90
PC1,65836,264
Total228,4514,082,205
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC1,0541,1581,3961,4261,402
YT72939297103
AB7639961,1591,1531,086
NT138203190188202
SK276346394434468
MB305331355404404
ON700726742809882
QC467440478540587
NL859797110122
NB241230222234254
NS162180205221235
PE546710
PC8682878783
Total4,3544,8865,4235,7105,838
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC429,315282,256230,314194,799160,104
YT137,795123,784124,178178,893169,445
AB303,224335,915249,598238,984218,128
NT263,088640,601500,846412,829427,164
SK123,420368,105525,482474,014425,133
MB99,900143,878134,526132,747130,596
ON142,571157,110111,261109,789125,954
QC46,356202,940198,860240,204251,009
NL3,39620,43818,80618,66723,027
NB431378342333407
NS503480730680689
PE911131429
PC50,085145,560116,781106,98290,377
Total1,600,0932,421,4562,211,7372,108,9352,022,062