Forest Fire (10078 ha) in Canada 30 Jul 2022

Event summary

This forest fire can have a low humanitarian impact based on the and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1008002
Countries: Canada
Start Date - Last detection*: 30 Jul 2022 - 18 Aug 2022
Duration (days): 19
People affected: 27 in the burned area
Burned area: 10078 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

*(Last detection of the thermal anomaly of the fire)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 75 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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Dry and hot weather increases the risk of wildfires in communities across Alberta, and experts say the risk will remain high even after the province’s wildfire season officially ends. Wildfire activity in the province has intensified in rec
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (26), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),