CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

Aug 28, 2021 2:58pm, 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
BCFires in the last 7 days: 26
ONRainfall has reduced the hazard across the province and will continue to do so throughout the weekend.
NB Significant rain event going through province today.
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC0101
YT0000
AB7018
NT0000
SK0000
MB0000
ON4105
QC0101
NL0000
NB0000
NS0000
PE0000
PC0000
Total113115
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC5810570233851,959.5134112,736.51574864,696.0
YT100121.03653.53774.5
AB18273646,959.710948,318.3113055,278.0
NT10127,059.060386.1627,445.1
SK190322144,357.514117,088.2163161,445.7
MB44816421,681.125867,888.7274489,569.8
ON66152775,782.1103015,834.6105791,616.7
QC0044382.85267,717.85308,100.6
NL00000.079322.279322.2
NB020265.0166315.0168380.0
NS00000.0112197.1112197.1
PE00000.010.110.1
PC00224.744180.846185.5
Total901251303451,548,272.44888131,038.952331,679,311.3
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT60632,592.0
AB0000.0
NT691531,687.0
SK46366412698,643.6
MB15274260,487.8
ON549415,639.0
QC099802.7
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC1010.0
Total794154941,239,852.1
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT6636970,467.2
AB0000.0
NT16456199,771.3
SK0000.0
MB7352125710,804.0
ON6045105264,367.4
QC2141648,324.9
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC1251736,078.2
Total2291643931,229,813.0
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC1574864,696.0
YT112103,133.7
AB*113055,278.0
NT138138,903.4
SK575860,089.3
MB4411,260,861.6
ON1171771,623.1
QC55557,228.2
NL79322.2
NB168380.0
NS112197.1
PE10.1
PC6436,263.7
Total61204,148,976.4

* 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
BCFlat Lake (C41602), 0OC74,194.0
BCGarrison Lake (K62088), 0OC15,000.0
BCJuly Mountain (K61882), 0OC19,660.0
BCLytton Creek (K71086), 0OC83,876.5
BCMckay Creek (K71030), 0OC44,964.2
BCNk'Mip Creek (K52061), 0OC20,066.0
BCTremont Creek (K21849), 0BH63,523.0
BCWhite Rock Lake (K61884), 0OC81,483.0
AgencyAPL
BC5
AB2
NT1
SK2
MB3
ON3
QC2
NL2
NB1
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*
11710,727.0042,3014,886,419.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20202021
BC5761,469
YT22112
AB5821,129
NT69138
SK114575
MB144441
ON5891,171
QC668555
NL8679
NB383168
NS158112
PE121
PC7364
Total3,4766,014
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20202021
BC9,248864,696
YT15,136103,134
AB97252,858
NT21,477138,903
SK42,073860,089
MB49,5261,260,862
ON15,497771,623
QC68,77457,228
NL4,258322
NB1,272380
NS708197
PE90
PC1,50236,264
Total230,4524,146,556
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC1,0811,1891,4351,4721,446
YT73939297104
AB1,0011,1251,2491,2251,146
NT139204191189203
SK279351398440477
MB312336358409410
ON719743759829903
QC472445484548597
NL8710099112124
NB246235227239259
NS170185209226240
PE446710
PC9487919186
Total4,6775,0975,5985,8846,005
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC432,452286,278235,396198,839163,347
YT138,832124,302124,524179,872170,228
AB315,138342,895254,300242,524221,030
NT277,334655,714511,248423,891437,620
SK126,567370,146528,827477,219428,695
MB103,716148,215137,427135,082133,048
ON145,429158,550112,231110,577126,817
QC46,373207,417202,141243,262253,618
NL3,44220,47218,83018,68523,042
NB433380343335416
NS515485741688698
PE710121329
PC53,064147,001117,756108,05691,244
Total1,643,3022,461,8652,243,7762,139,0432,049,832