One new fire was reported in the Northwest Region between Saturday and yesterday afternoon.
Thunder Bay Fire #62 was a single tree blaze started by lightning.
It is now “out,” along with three other fires in that district.
This brings the current number of active fires in the region to seven, with two in the Nipigon District, three in the Red Lake District, and one each in the districts of Sioux Lookout and Thunder Bay.
The forest fire hazard is “low” across the region.
To report a forest fire, call 310-FIRE (3473).