Department of Community Services

Wildland Fire Management

What's new? 

May 22-   An approximately 150 hectare fire is burning in the wilderness zone about 60 kilometers northeast of Whitehorse. The fire does not currently endanger any values and is being monitored by WFM personnel. Smoke is visible from vantange points along the Alaska Highway and Lake Laberge area. Please see the current bulletin for details.

Additionally, support from Ontario will arrive in the territory tomorrow to assist Yukon crews on active fires.

For the latest fire details see the current situation

With fire danger ratings high and extreme throughout much of the territory burn permits are suspended. Remember to properly extinguish any campfires you light.  


1-888-798-3473 (FIRE)

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