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Wildfire updates

Bulletin #5: Fire ban revoked for all affected Yukon communities

Total hectares burned this year: 19,785 ha
Total fires this year: 36
Active fires: 12

Fire danger ratings

Extreme: n/a

High: n/a

Moderate: Antimony Creek, Atlin,  Dawson, Old Crow

Low: Barlow, Beaver Creek Town, Braeburn, Burwash, Carcross, Carmacks, Champagne, Drury Creek, Eagle Plains, Elk Mountain, Faro, Forty Mile, Haines Junction, Hasselberg, Henderson, Iron Creek, Jakes Corner, Mayo, Nursery, Pelly Farm, Quiet Lake, Rainbow, Ross River, Stewart Crossing, Swift River, Teslin, Tom Creek, Tuchitua, Watson Lake Airport, Watson Lake Town, Willow Creek, Whitehorse

Burning restrictions

All burning must be done safely. A burn permit is required from April 1 to September 30 in all areas of Yukon. You must also check with the local municipal authority for additional restrictions on burning within the municipality. All burn permits are automatically suspended when the local fire danger rating is moderate, high, or extreme.

 

Report wildfires: call 1-888-798-FIRE (3473)

Last updated: June 20, 2019 at 10:20 a.m. PT

Contact: 

For wildfire information questions, email yukonfireinfo@gov.yk.ca.