Forest Fire Situation Update – Northwest Region 2017 -1
May 18, 2017 – Time of Report 17:36
There were two new fires confirmed in the Northwest Region by the late afternoon of May 18. Red Lake Fire Number 2 is not under control at 0.1 hectares. Red Lake Fire Number 3 is not under control at 0.3 hectares.
The forest fire hazard is low across most of the region except for an area of moderate to high hazard in the Red Lake and Fort Frances districts.
To see a complete list of fires across the province click on our interactive map. You can also get the latest update on the condition of any fire by clicking the fire icon.
Fire numbers and online information:
- Forest Fire Reporting Number – 310-FIRE (3473)
- For guidelines on safe outdoor fire management ontario.ca/fireprevention