No new forest fires in the northeast region

August 3, 2021

By: The Working Forest Staff

ONTARIO, SAULT STE MARIE –No new forest fires have been confirmed in the northeast region as of this afternoon, (August 2) Aviation, Forest Fire and Emergency Services stated in a release.

  Currently, there are 10 active fires in the region, all of which are being observed.

The fire hazard is low to moderate in most areas to the south and east of River Valley, as well as in most areas to the west and northwest of Greater Sudbury, while areas situated north, and northwest of River Valley are showing a fire hazard ranging from moderate to high. Two small portions of the Cochrane sector are showing an extreme hazard this afternoon.

To see an interactive fire map, click here.

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