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Wildfire updates

  • Active fires in Yukon: 10
  • Total hectares burned: 20,722
  • There are currently no campfire bans in Yukon.

Watson Lake

Evacuation Alert: Kilometre 30 to 58 of the Robert Campbell Highway

Dawson

  • A lightning caused fire was reported July 14 near Maisy May Creek in the Dawson area. The fire is 30 hectares in size and is burning in the wilderness zone. Structural protection is being placed at several camps in the area as a precaution. The fire is being closely monitored at this time.

Fire danger ratings

  • High: Antimony Creek, Carmacks​
  • Burn permits are suspended in any area where fire danger rating is moderate or above.
Last updated: 7/16/2018 at 10:30 a.m.

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