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July 17, 2021 ,

JULY 17 WHITESHELL WILDFIRE UPDATE

No new fires have been identified so far today. Yesterday’s fire near the Camp Lake portage in the Falcon Lake area is being managed with one crew and a helicopter assisting with bucketing. The fires from earlier in the week are under control. None of the fires have posed a threat to cottages.  

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July 16, 2021

New Wildfire on Camp Lake Portage north of Falcon Lake

As of 4:00 PM a fire was just reported just north of Falcon Lake on the Camp Lake portage. Initial Attack crew on route. Water bomber on route. SEWFD fire boat in the water assisting Manitoba Wildfire Service. Updates will be shared as they become available.

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July 16, 2021 ,

JULY 16 WHITESHELL WILDFIRE UPDATE

No new fires have been identified today and the ones from earlier in the week are under control. Manitoba Parks informed us that park users can expect to see a fire fighting pumper truck.  The pumper truck is a temporary precaution provided for the North Whiteshell. The precaution is due to the extreme fire danger […]

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July 15, 2021

July 15 Whiteshell Wildfire Update

The following updates were received from Manitoba Parks today.  None of the fires are posing a threat at this time. A new fire was identified today at Big Whiteshell between the Polish Camp and the old Castaway Cabins site.  This is a 0.5 ha fire. Crews/tankers onsite.   This is a different fire location from yesterday.  […]

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July 14, 2021

July 14 Whiteshell Wildfire Update

The following update was received from Manitoba Parks today A new fire south west of of Big Whiteshell Lake was identified.   It is 1 ha in size.  An initial attach crew is onsite and water tankers have been dispatched. Nutimik Lake fire – EA 124 is 1.1 hectares in size.  One initial attack crew on […]

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July 14, 2021

Fire & Travel Restrictions Effective July 14

The Department of Conservation and Climate has announced that due to the continued high to extreme fire danger levels across the province, additional fire and travel restrictions are being implemented province wide, effective Wednesday July 14, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. Campfires are not permitted any time in the Whiteshell (full fire ban in effect). Travel […]

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