Alberta Wildfire

Dangerous Wildfire Conditions Across Province

CBC | Posted 07.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

Alberta officials are cautioning people in much of the province about dangerous wildfire conditions. A wildfire advisory has been issued f...

Proposals To Protect Wildfire-Prone Areas Snuffed Out

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A federal commission has rejected proposals to change Canada's national construction codes to better protect communities from destructive w...

Wildfire Protection Plan Approved

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The Alberta government has approved a plan it hopes will protect the community of Bragg Creek from the kind of extreme wildfires that devas...

Calgary Area Under Air Quality Warning Due To B.C. Wildfires

CBC | Posted 10.21.2012 | Canada Alberta

Alberta Environment says wildfires in southeast B.C. have pushed the air quality risk to 'moderate' for areas around Calgary. That could ...

Alberta Wildfires Force 300 From Homes

CBC | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada

The province is escalating the fight against an out-of-control wildfire threatening Zama City in northwest Alberta. "We do have a Type 1 ...