One new fire was reported in the Northwest Region by the late afternoon yesterday.
Fort Frances Fire #20, located about 55 km north-northeast of Fort Frances, was listed as “not under control” at 0.2 hectares in size.
The forest fire hazard forecast is “moderate” to “high” in the southern sectors of the region, and “high” across the far north.
Report forest fires by calling 310-FIRE (3473).
In related news, hunters are reminded to watch for firefighting personnel and vehicles operating in the bush and roadways as they respond to new or existing wild fires.